AS-FLOOD - Flood creates havoc in Assam: 10 more killed, PM assures help
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Guwahati, Aug 13 (PTI) The flood situation today deteriorated in Assam, where the Army was called out for rescue operations as 10 more people were killed and 22.5 lakh affected in 21 districts.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi called up Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who toured various flood-affected areas in Dibrugarh district, an official release said.
"The prime minister expressed concern and assured all possible help and support to the state government in handling the situation," the s ...