• Mon. May 27th, 2024

In Northeast : After Railway Track now NH-06 connected with Southern Assam, Mizoram and Tripura collapses after Rain, Landslides

NH-06 Highway connected with Southern Assam ( three districts of Assam Cachar, Karimganj and Hailakandi), Mizoram, and Tripura collapses after continuous rain and landslides. Vehicles have been advised not to take this route.

East Jaintia Hills Police of Meghalaya tweeted, ” IMPORTANT UPDATE AND ALERT. Due to the continuous heavy down pour, some parts of the NH06 under Lumshnong Police Station is witnessing minor flash floods . We request travels to avoid taking this route tonight if possible.”

Meghalaya has been hit by intense rain, floods and landslides this year that has left several people displaced.

IMD Shillong tweet, ” Rainfall Update 16-06-2022/0830 IST As per Latest satellite image, Light to moderate rainfall is very likely to continue over most places in the state during next 3 hours. Intermittent intense spells of rainfall in parts of Khasi-Jaintia Hill Districts and West Garo Hills.”

The Police team from Umkiang PP has been on the road delivering essential supplies to the stranded passengers on NH 06 to, while the route is being cleared.

The Railway connectivity of Badarpur- Lumding was closed from May 2022 because heavily effected after rain and landslides in Dima Hasao District. N.F. Railway is targeting speedy restoration work in the Lumding- Badarpur hill section with an aim to restart services by 10th July informed it media.

By NE India Broadcast

NE India Broadcast is a news and media platform, with focus on the Northeastern states comprising of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim and Eastern Region West Bengal, Jharkhand, Odisha. To contribute an article to NE India Broadcast please write to : neindiabroadcast2021@gmail.com or office@neindiabroadcast.com

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