Guwahati : The Regional Meteorological Centre, Borjhar, Guwahati has predicted scattered rainfall in the Northeast region with heavy downpour expected in the coming 48 hours. Continuous heavy downpour in the last 48 hours has already dampened the spirit of the people who are shopping for the much awaited Durga Puja celebrations.
The puja organizing committees have already faced trouble across the state due to incessant rain for the last few days. Artisans have found it inconvenient to construct the pandals due to rain.
The MET Department has predicted from heavy to very heavy rainfall over the Northeast region from September 30 to October 5th, 2019. The thunderstorm with lighting is also predicted at isolated places in the region. Durga Puja celebrations will begin from October 4th, 2019.