October 29, 2020 07:22 (IST)
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Assam: COVID-19 tally nearing 30,000

Guwahati/UNI:  The number of cured COVID 19 patients crossed 1,000 for the third successive time in the last 24 hours, while the overall COVID 19 tally also continued to increase.

Nearly 28 lakh people hit by Assam flood, death toll rises to 95

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam flood situation turned more worse on Friday as the water levels of all major rivers in the state are rising following torrential rains and more areas being inundated by the flood waters.

Assam flood situation worsens, 27 lakh people affected; toll rises to 91

Guwahati/IBNS: The flood situation in Assam again worsened on Thursday as the water levels of all major rivers are increasing following incessant rains in the state and other neighbouring states in past few days.

11 rhinos and 105 other animals die in Kaziranga flood

Guwahati/IBNS: The flood situation in Kaziranga National Park in Assam worsened again after the floodwaters inundated 90 percent areas of the world heritage site.

With 1,093 new cases, Assam Covid-19 tally crosses 25,000-mark

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam on Tuesday crossed 25,000-mark in the number of positive cases for Covid-19 with the reporting of new 1,093 cases in the last 24 hours.

Assam flood affects over 25 lakh people, toll now 84

Guwahati/IBNS: The flood in Assam has affected over 25 lakh people besides claiming five more lives taking the state's toll to 84.

Assam: 9 rhinos died in Kaziranga flood, 133 animals rescued

Guwahati/IBNS: Kaziranga National Park in Assam has lost 9 rhinos due to flood so far.

Covid: Assam reports biggest single-day spike with fresh 1,218 cases, tally touches 21,864

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam on Saturday reported its biggest single-day spike in Novel Coronavirus cases by reporting new 1,218 infections in the last 24 hours.

Assam COVID-19 tally surges to 18,666, death toll mounts to 46

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam has registered more fatalities due to COVID-19  and the state has also reported more positive cases for the new virus.

Assam: 95 per cent of Kaziranga under floods

Guwahati/UNI:  Altogether 95% area of Kaziranga National Park (KNP) of Assam has been submerged by flood waters, leading the animals to cross over to the high grounds of Karbi Anglong and forcing the local administration to restrict movement of vehicles through the stretch running through the Park.

Assam Covid-19 tally surges to 16,806, toll jumps to 36

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam has reported 735 new positive cases for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours taking the overall tally to 16,806.

Assam government decides to upgrade Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary into national park

Guwahati/IBNS: The Assam government on Monday decided to upgrade Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary into national park.

COVID-19 cases in Assam double in 13 days, state tally surges to 11736

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam has witnessed sharp spike in the numbers of COVID-19 positive cases as the state has registered 735 positive cases for the deadly virus in last 24 hours.

Flood waters recede, Assam Forest department faces challenges to provide security to wild animals in Kaziranga

Guwahati/IBNS: Three days of sunshine has given some relief to the people of Assam as the water level of major rivers in the state is now receding.

After COVID-19 lockdown, now flood hits Assam farmers, others to live on roads

Guwahati: 56-year-old Idris Ali and his family are now being forced to live on roads after the flood waters entered their home.