Massive of erosion at Lalpani Bogie River in Dhakuakhana as on July 29, 2019. Image by UB Photos

Water levels in all districts of Assam are receding in last 24 hours.

As on Monday, a total of 1,113 numbers of villages in 37 revenue circles of 16 numbers of districts are having flood waters affecting a population of 12,24,685.

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This was stated in an official press release issued by the State Disaster Management Authority.

The affected districts are Dhemaji, Sonitpur, Darrang, Barpeta, Nalbari, Chirang, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, Goalpara, Kamrup, Kamrup (M), Morigaon, Nagaon, Golaghat, Jorhat and Cachar.

Presently, 322 numbers of relief camps are operational in the districts of Barpeta, Chirang, Dhubri, Kamrup, Morigaon, Nagaon and Jorhat.

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There are 14,727 inmates and 66 relief distribution centres in the districts of Lakhimpur, Barpeta and Kamrup.

A total of four numbers of persons have lost their lives due to flood in the districts of Barpeta, Kokrajhar and Dhubri in last 24 hours.

While Barpeta witnessed two deaths in flood waters, Kokrajhar and Dhubri reported one death each.

However, water levels of some rivers are still flowing above danger level at some places.

These are Brahmaputra River at Neamatighat in Jorhat and Dhubri districts; Dhansiri at Numaligarh in Golaghat district; Jia Bharali at N T Road Xing in Sonitpur and Kushiara at Karimganj.

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