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Rahul on stock taking visit

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi reaches Assam on Thursday to take stock of the flood situation where at least 90 people died and many others rendered homeless.

During his hurricane tour, Gandhi made an aerial survey in the flood hit Lakhimpur and Dhemaji district where the marooned people blamed it all on the NEEPCO owned Ranganadi dam which released excess waters that brought misery got them.

Senior Congress leaders told Assam Times that Gandhi to visit the family members of Santosh Mohan Dev, the veteran party leader who died in Silchar on Wednesday.

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