First spate of flood effects 30,000 in Assam

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Despite met department’s expectation of below average rain fall assessments in Assam, the first spate affected more than 30,000 people in Dehmaji district of Assam. 25 villages of the flood prone district bordering Arunachal Pradesh inundated. Situation likely to turn worse as rivers continues to swell, owing to incessant downpour in upper stretches of Arunachal Pradesh.