Cleanest Village Mawlynnong Submerged Under Water
The cleanest village in Asia, Mawlynnong in Meghalaya has also not been spared by flood as the village is submerged under water due to incessant rain.
Heavy downpour in the entire Northeast region has also turned grim for visitors especially in Meghalaya where maximum number of tourists visited the place during the summer season.
A visual also showed that the well-known living root bridge has also been submerged by flood water.
Mawlynnong, which is famous for its cleanliness situated in the East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, has been inundated with floods for which tourists have not been able to visit their dream place during its summer vacation. The village comes under the Pynursla community development block and Vidhan Sabha constituency.
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma has assured the MLAs of Phulbari and Rajabala that all necessary measures will be taken as a precautionary intervention in the wake of flood in plain belt areas of the hill state.
Meanwhile, the entire state is facing risk factors as incessant rain and floods triggered in the areas. The state has been put on high alert to avoid unprecedented circumstances. Many properties have also been damaged due to landslide.
Official reports also stated that school buildings and government offices have also been destroyed in the state.