In yet another incident in 3 Killed due to flash floods in Baghmara & 1 death due to landslide in Siju, South Garo Hills District of Meghalaya.
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma informed it on Twitter. CM Sangma Tweeted, ” Heartbreaking news of 3 deaths due to flash floods in Baghmara & 1 death due to landslide in Siju, South Garo Hills District. I offer my deepest condolences. Govt. will release Ex Gratia of ₹4 Lakhs to the next of kin of each of the deceased.”
West Garo Hills District Police lunched emergency contact no dial 112 (Toll free) or contact Police Control Room, Tura on 8837423053.
West Garo Hills District Police also informed Purakhasia to Ampati via Salmanpara PWD road blocked at Mebitpara. Purakhasia to Tura Via Gambegre PWD road blocked at Chenggapara and Jibalgre area. Purakhasia to Ampati via Mahendragang SH-12 closed for HMVs.
CM Sangma also announced Meghalaya govt. will release Ex Gratia of ₹4 Lakhs to the next of kin of each of the deceased.
Meanwhile four persons including two minor boys, aged 9 and 6, and two minor girls, aged 8 and 4. died in a landslide at Laitlarem Meghalaya on Thursday .