Weather Office Issues Red Alert In Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh

Weather Office issues red alerts in Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) warned red in the next two days in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya as the monsoon covered the entire northeastern region and expected very heavy rainfall in these states. Issued.
Since May of this year, rain disasters have killed at least 43 people in three states: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya. The flood of Assam alone claimed the lives of 27 people.

In Meghalaya, videos of bridges being washed away in the constant rainfall that leads to floods have become a hot topic on social media.

A bridge over the Boogie River connected Jijika to Megua in the South Gallo Hills region. Boogie is said to be the third largest river in Gallo Hills.

Prime Minister Conrad Sangma of Meghalaya, who sees the situation as “serious,” will visit the flood-affected areas of Gallo Hills today.

Four people, including three minors, were killed in two different landslide incidents in the Gallo Hills area of ​​Meghalaya early Thursday morning.

The Assam Department of Disaster Management (ASDMA) warns in areas prone to landslides and floods after long periods of constant rainfall throughout the state on Thursday, temporarily affecting surface communications. Did.