Chief Minister of Assam Visits Flooded Areas

The chief minister of the Indian state of Assam, Himanta Biswa Sarma, visited flooded regions in Bajali on June 28, according to footage posted to his official Twitter page.

This footage shows the minister wading through floodwaters, speaking with local media, and interacting with people impacted by the flooding.

According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority, at least 12 people died due to flooding and landslides on June 29, bringing the death toll to 151 since the rainy season began in April. Credit: Himanta Biswa Sarma via Storyful

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