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Sand deposits due to flood-hit paddy cultivation in Assam’s Dhemaji

Medhipamua (Assam): The waters may have receded in Medhipamua and over 500 villages of the country’s most flood-prone Dhemaji district, bordering Arunachal Pradesh, but peoples’ woes are far from over as the sand deposited by the mighty Brahmaputra and its tributaries pose a serious threat to their primary livelihood of paddy cultivation. Agriculture is the […]