Massive rain storm hits Meghalaya badly; Hailstorms damage more than 2,000 houses!

Massive rain storm hits Meghalaya badly; Hailstorms damage more than 2,000 houses!

SHILLONG, April 3: Hundreds of houses were damaged when heavy rains accompanied with hailstones and strong winds lashed Meghalaya, an official here said on Monday. Several rooftops were blown away and houses were damaged by the hailstones. Many trees and electric poles were reportedly uprooted, disrupting power transmission. As many as 1,500 houses falling under […]

Assam: 27 Govt officials suspended over corruption; CM demands strict action

Assam: 27 Govt officials suspended over corruption; CM demands strict action

Guwahati, March 3: Taking strong cognizance of findings of corruption cases and massive financial irregularities in Directorate of Economics and Statistics in the state, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday issued direction to the departmental officials to take stern action against those involved in such corrupt practices. It is to be mentioned here that […]

Assam: 4 killed as massive storm slams the state

Assam: 4 killed as massive storm slams the state

Assam, March 3: At least four persons are feared dead while hundreds of houses and other property have been damaged across Assam as thunderstorm and heavy rains lashed the state over the last few days. Official sources said here today that two persons have been confirmed dead by floods and storm in Cachar district. One […]