NAGAON, July 21 - The flood situation in the district is still grim and more than 149 villages under seven revenue circles are still reeling under flood water. The flood has claimed life of a minor boy at Dhananjoyduba under Raha revenue circle today.
During the current wave of flood, more than 98,619 people under those seven revenue circles have been affected while more than 12,401 hectares of crop land have been ravaged and more than 39,915 domestic animals have been affected.
As per a report of District Disaster Management Authority, Nagaon, the minor boy of Dhananjoyduba under Raha revenue circle who lost his life today, has been identified as Jamanur Rahman (7).
Out of the 149 villages under flood water, 55 villages are under Kampur revenue circle, 36 villages under Raha revenue circle, 20 villages under Nagaon Sadar revenue circle, 14 villages under Dhing revenue circle, 10 villages under Samaguri revenue circle, 9 villages under Kaliabor revenue circle and five villages under Rupahi revenue circle.
Besides, around 12 flood relief distribution centres are active in those revenue circles, the sources added.