Torrential rain creates havoc, DC takes stock of situation

ITANAGAR, July 22: Few houses and Infrastructure were damaged in Lekhi area, two OBT houses were submerged in Naharlagun Upper Police Colony, while two houses were damaged by landslides triggered by torrential rain since early Monday morning.

The victims were evacuated to safer locations and provided with immediate relief by EAC Ashok Tajo and CO Laxmi Dodum  on behalf of district administration. Few block points along Ganga-Jully, Museum-Panchali and Borum roads were cleared by the PWD.

Capital Complex DC Vikram Singh Malik, who visited both the sites to take stock of the situation, has urged the denizens to remain alert and avoid in living in low lying areas and vulnerable locations.

Pointing out that working departments are working 24×7 on the ground with man and machinery, the DC said that anyone in need of assistance may dial up toll free no 1077. (DIPRO)

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