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Union govt releases advance of Rs 324 crore to flood-hit Assam from State Disaster Relief Fund 


  • A team of officials from the Ministry of Home Affairs reached Guwahati and held a meeting with Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials regarding the damage assessment of recent floods and landslides in the state.
  • The flood this year has hit many parts of Assam and affected almost 3.46 lakh people and 247 villages. 
  • A total of 47,139.12 hectares of crop areas have been affected.