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Storms hits Assam: 2 women dead in Roha, Mangaldoi

A two hour long powerful storm on Saturday midnight has left lakhs of houses ravaged in central and upper Assam district. According to information, a women died in Roha in Nagaon district when her house collapsed in the storm. Another woman also died in a similar incidents in Mangaldoi. Besides, lakhs of thousands in upper Assam district of Tinsukia, Dubrugarh, Jorhat, Golaghat, Sonitpur, Nagaon and Morigaon damaged by the strom that was shaking the state for nearly an hour. School building and some business establishments were also ravaged in the storm. The extent of losses and damages have yet ot be confirmed. The uprooted trees on the National Highways forced the buses, trucks and other vehicles to remain stranded on the roads till morning.
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