SHILLONG, Sept 8 - The Meghalaya government has sought Rs 80 crore from the Centre for the damage caused by floods in West and South West Garo Hills districts, officials said.
The demand for Rs 80 crore was put forward to a Central team that visited the state on Saturday, they said. �Revenue and Disaster department officials sought Rs 78.65 crore for damage caused by the flood in Selsella, Demdema and Tikrikilla blocks in West Garo Hills district,� an official told PTI.
The Central team headed by Ministry of Home Affairs Joint Secretary KB Singh visited the affected areas in the two districts on Saturday and met officials of the district administrations and the Revenue and Disaster Management department. � PTI