Assam Flood: Situation worsens, Rajnath announces compensation
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the victims of flood in Assam after conducting an aerial survey.
“The state government will give a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the people affected by floods in Assam,” said Rajnath in a press conference.
Rajnath, earlier, had taken stock of Kaziranga, Nagaon , Morigaon, and some other t worst-affected areas in Assam.
As many as twenty six people have lost their lives and nearly 36 lakh have been affected across more than 3,300 villages in 28 districts in the state.