Rs 4 lakh relief to family of man drowned in Basista river
GUWAHATI: The sudden rains and the rising water level at the Basista river claimed one life. A businessman Shankar Sharma was carried away by the flood waters during Bol Bom pilgrimage on Tuesday.
Shankar was a resident of Barpothar locality.
Within 24 hours the disaster management authority of Assam Government supported the bereaved family with government relief.
A cheque of Rs. 4 lakh was handed over to Nita Sharma, wife of the deceased by Dispur Revenue Circle Officer, Dhrubajyoti Hazarika.
Revenue Circle Officer handing a cheque to the wife of the deceased