Assam CM Sonowal visits flood relief camp at Jonai


GUWAHATI: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal visited flood relief camp at Murkong Selek Girls HS School, Jonai in Dhemaji district on Tuesday. Sonowal interacted with the flood affected people and assured them all possible help from the government.

CM Sonowal instructed the district authorities to provide quality materials and to give attention on maintaining hygiene at the relief camps.

He was accompanied by water resource minister Keshab Mahanta.

Earlier on Monday, the chief minister visited two flood relief camps at Chabua and Bindhakota in Dibrugarh district. He also inspected erosion-hit areas of Rohmoria.

“Our Govt is taking all steps to combat the menace of erosion. Today, I have announced three new schemes amounting to ₹ 25 crores which will help to check erosion activities in the Rohmoria area,” Sonowal mentioned in a tweet on Monday.