Dist Admin Suspends Boat/Ferry Services on Brahmaputra till May 31
GUWAHATI: The Deputy Commissioner of Kamrup Metro, vide a notice dated 28 May, 2020, informed about the rising water level of Brahmaputra.
In view of the same, the DC has directed that all kinds of boats/ferry services in the Kamrup Metropolitan District will remain suspended with immediate effect, till evening of 31st May 2020. Re-commencement of such services is subject to recession of the water level.
The notice further stated that the river is forecast to rise ab
ove the danger mark within the next 2 to 3 days. The directive has been given in view of public safety and security and in order to avoid any untoward incident.