The current floods in Assam has affected 18 districts with worst hit being Dhubri, Goalpara, Chirang, Kokrajhar and Bongaigaon districts. The flood has affected a population of 6.16 lakh people with 1291 villages submerged under the water. The district administrations have opened 260 relief camps, across Assam giving shelter to nearly 1.79 lakh people.
Assam seeks Rs 500 cr from Centre as interim flood relief
Newzstreet TV August 25, 2015 1:55 pm