Address the issue of Flood control in Assam and river water management
Modi announces ₹2,350-crore flood relief for North-East
August 01, 2017|The Hindu|Full Article
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a package of ₹2,350 crore for all North-East states for mitigating the impact of floods on short- and long-term basis.
Regarding Assam, the state Finance Minister said the Prime Minister announced release of ₹250 crore immediately to carry out relief and rehabilitation.
“The prime minister had released ₹300 crore in June. The ₹250 crore announced today is in addition to the amount released in June,” Sarma said.