Skip to contentSkip to navigation

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.
Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

Scooter Set Ablaze During Goalpara Bandh

8 Jun 2012 - 7:26pm | Hamidul Gani
During the 24 hours Goalpara District bandh, which ends today, called by Goalpara District Committee of All Rabha Students Union and six other students organization a Vespa scooter was set ablaze by...

Citizens' call to celebrate Republic Day

21 Jan 2009 - 11:50pm | editor
A citizens' meet at the Guwahati Press Club on Wednesday, called upon the people of Assam to celebrate the Republic Day in each and every locality of the State and hoist the National Tricolour atop...

Fresh violence: 6 killed in Chirang

26 Aug 2012 - 1:46pm | editor
Suggesting a rerun of violence in BTAD areas, six people were stabbed to death in Chirang district on Saturday.The incident took place at around 5-30 in the evening at Chaoudharipara at Bijni in the...