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Majuli DC visits flood-hit areas .


Majuli, 9 Sep 16: A day after assuming office, Majuli DC Pallav Gopal Jha today visited the flood & erosion affected areas of the newly formed district. DC Jha first inspected the breach point of the Dakhinpat Haldibari embankment of Brahmaputra at Bongaon Jogi Koivarta village & took stock of the present status of the repaired breach portion.
He also visited the Bongaon-Borpomuwa PWD Road breach point which was washed away during the last wave of flood. He further inspected the entire Dakhinpat-Kamalabari embankment of Brahmaputra. During the visit, DC Jha stopped his vehicle at Kumar gaon, Sumoimari Sluice Gate & Botiamari Dhapak gaon & had on the spot discussion regarding the ongoing & proposed schemes, etc. He instructed the officials from Water Resource department to meet him at the earliest with the report on the present status & condition of the embankments along with all the details of schemes, projects & proposals of schemes to strengthen the embankments which had already been prepared.


Courtesy: by VOA Team