Whereas the general state of affairs in Assam improved a bit on Sunday, 5 extra individuals died in as many districts, elevating the loss of life toll in the state to 84, whereas round 25.30 lakh individuals in 24 of the 33 districts proceed to be distressed.
Pietersen took to social media to sympathise with the individuals of Assam and his Twitter publish learn: “My ideas are with all essentially the most stunning individuals I met throughout my journey to Assam in March, the place the horrible life-threatening flood is at present destroying lives. PLEASE BE SAFE!”
My ideas are with all essentially the most stunning individuals I met throughout my journey to Assam in March, the place the horrible life… https://t.co/bBf71dBXgE
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Earlier, India soccer captain Sunil Chhetri had additionally referred to as for consideration and help for the northeastern state which has been battling with floods amid the continuing COVID-19 pandemic.
“Together with the prayers, Assam wants as a lot consideration and assist as attainable to get well from the floods it’s below,” Chhetri had mentioned in a tweet.
“There’s been appreciable lack of life — each man and animal and I can solely sincerely hope that the numbers do not rise,” he added.
Assam State Catastrophe Administration Authority (ASDMA) officers mentioned that of the 25.30 lakh distressed individuals in 24 districts, round 17 lakh are in 5 districts — Goalpara (453,858), Barpeta (343,707), Morigaon (341,788), Dhubri (315,838) and South Sakmara (225,209).
Forest Division and ASDMA officers mentioned that to date at the very least 108 animals had been killed, and 134 animals rescued whilst 95 per cent of the world-famous Kaziranga Nationwide Park, dwelling to greater than 2,200 one-horned Indian rhinoceros, remained flooded.