Indian authorities reported this Friday that At least 55 people died on the fifth consecutive day of heavy rains. In the northeast of the Asian country.
The rains caused severe flooding and landslidesDestroying houses and roads in various parts of the state, especially in the northeast of the country in the states of Meghalaya and Assam.
According to ‘India.com’ media, nine more people, two of them children, died in rain-related incidents in Assam this Friday.
As the situation deteriorated, the country’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, called Assam state Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma this Saturday to get the Administrator to assist the area. Biswa Sarma said in a statement on his Twitter account, “While (Modi) expressed his concern about the difficulties experienced by this disaster of nature, the Prime Minister guaranteed all the assistance of the central government.”