Guwahati: At a time when the floods in Assam have affected more than six lakh people spread across 17 districts, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall at isolated places in the state in next couple of days.
More than eight lakh domestic animals and same number of poultry have also been affected due to the floods in Assam.
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However, flood situation in Lakhimpur, Sivasagar, Bongaigaon, Hojai, Udalguri, Majuli and West Karbi Anglong districts has now improved gradually during the last 24 hours
Various rescue agencies of the state and Central government are working day and night to rescue the affected people and offer relief services, including distribution of relief material to the affected villagers.
Also, a sudden rise in the number of cases of COVID-19 has been witnessed in Assam with Guwahati being the worst affected with rising number of cases everyday due to community transmission in the city.