Army conducts large scale flood relief operations in Assam

The intensified downpour has triggered deluge in all districts of Lower Assam, disrupting the normal life. Till date, total of six requisitions for provision of Army assistance have been received  from Civil Administration.


Guwahati

A large scale Flood Relief Operation is underway in flood-hit areas of Lower Assam by Indian Army Troops since 11 June 2019 when the torrential rains commenced.

The intensified downpour has triggered deluge in all districts of Lower Assam, disrupting the normal life. Till date, total of six requisitions for provision of Army assistance have been received  from Civil Administration.

 

Army conducts large scale flood relief operations in Assam

Accordingly, Units  have executed the Disaster Relief Tasks on war footing in Baksa, Nalbari, Barpeta, Dhekiajuli and Morigaon districts.

In spite of incessant heavy rains, rescue columns  are operating round the clock in the flood affected areas. In the last six days, a total of 488 civilians have been evacuated along with relief to 450 civilians.

Army conducts large scale flood relief operations in Assam

The humanitarian aid by Army has been greatly appreciated by civil populace and State admin.

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