Bihar flood situation remains grim, 74.40 lakh people affected in 16 districts | India News

PATNA: The flood situation in Bihar remained grim on Monday with 20,000 more people affected by the calamity in 16 districts in the past 24 hours, a Disaster Management Department bulletin said. The total number of flood-affected people in the state has risen to 74.40 lakh, while deaths caused due to the deluge stood at 24. As many as 74.19 lakh people were hit by the calamity and 23 deaths were reported till Sunday evening. However, there is a ray of hope with a reduction in the number of flood-hit…

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Flood situation improves in Assam; 3.89 lakh in 17 districts still affected | India News

GUWAHATI: The flood situation in Assam improved considerably on Monday as the water receded from vast areas of the state, though one more person lost his life in the deluge and around 3.89 lakh people in 17 districts are still affected, an official bulletin said. The number of flood-hit people decreased by 4.65 lakh since Sunday while that of the district was down by two. According to the daily flood report of the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), one person drowned at Manikpur area of Bongaigaon district. This year’s…

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