Eastern Guwahati reels under artificial floods


Artificial flood hits various parts of Guwahati on Monday. Eastern most parts of the city-Narengi and Chandrapur have been affected from artificial flood.

The artificial flood of Guwahati has made the people suffer since a long time. But no major steps has been taken by the government of Assam in controlling the artificial flood scenario.

The rapidly developing metropolitan environment has indiscriminately changed the large vacant lands and natural drainage controls which has changed the ecology and worsened the artificial flood situation in the city

Locals of Bonda area alleged that the Assam Roofing Limited was the main culprit of triggering artificial flood in the locality. The industry has allegedly blocked flow of water of a drains and this has caused artificial flood the greater Bonda area.

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