GUWAHATI, July 30 - Chief Secretary VK Pipersenia, DGP Mukesh Sahay and Principal Chief Conservator of Forest Darash Mathur will each contribute a week�s salary towards the Chief Minister�s Relief Fund for the flood-hit people.
Chief Secretary Pipersenia also appealed to officers and employees of all the departments to contribute generously towards the flood-affected people of the State, a press release stated.
Meanwhile, officers in the rank of Commissioners and Secretaries will also donate one-week�s salary for the flood victims.
Assam has been reeling under severe floods, which have affected 19 lakh people in 22 districts. Over 2.15 lakh hectare crop area has been affected.