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Assam flood death toll reaches 81, water re-enters Sonitpur

Villagers use a boat to cross a flooded street following an incessant rainfalls, at Ota village in Barpeta, Saturday, July 27, 2019.

Villagers use a boat to cross a flooded street following an incessant rainfalls, at Ota village in Barpeta, Saturday, July 27, 2019.   | Photo Credit: PTI

The situation in the other 17 flood-affected districts remained unchanged

The toll in Assam floods touched 81 on Saturday with the death of one more person in Barpeta district, as water re-entered Sonitpur district bordering Arunachal Pradesh, an official report said.

The situation in the other 17 flood-affected districts remained unchanged, the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said.

A total of 1,716 villages in 56 revenue circles of the State are inundated.

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