Guwahati : Many regions in Assam is reeling under devastating flood situation with water level rising and washing away houses and land as well. Crops are being destroyed with many losing their livelihood as well as their homes too.
Places like Gohpur are facing the toughest situation as the water level have increased in an alarming state with no trace of road or farm fields recognizable in the area. Yet a marriage ceremony was carried out as per rituals even after the flood situation in Gohpur is in sorry state. But the marriage ceremony was not conducted under the usual ceremonial pandal but on the inundated road.
In Lakhimpur, where the region has always faced the worst kind of flood situation, is once again under the grip of the devastating flood with flood waters washing away a bridge situated over Ronganodi in Pachnoi. The locals have been complaining about the imminent flood situation that might wash away the only connecting bamboo bridge over Ronganodi. The state authorities paid little or no heed on the situation. The district administration too didn’t consider the situation and now the villagers are facing troubles as they are unable to cross over the river whose level is increasing due to the flood.
Jonai too is facing a tough situation due to increasing flood waters entering the region and submerging most of the area. Same here too a bamboo bridge was washed away due to heavy rains and flood waters posing extreme troubles for the villagers.