Centre keeping close watch on flood situation in different parts of country: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday chaired a high level meeting to review the current flood situation in different parts of the country. He also reviewed the preparedness of the States, Central Ministries and agencies concerned to deal with the situation.
Rain, flood, landslides hit normal life in Assam, Bihar, West Bengal: Seven people killed, over 14 lakh affected as flood situation worsens across 25 districts in Assam. Union Home Minister Amit Shah assured Chief Minister of Assam all help from the Centre and asks to ensure all-out efforts to provide relief to the flood-affected people. Heavy rains and flood-like situation disrupt normal life in many parts of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and North Bengal.
Nepal: Death toll from floods and landslides rises to 60: In Nepal, death toll from floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains has reached to 60.