After days of incessant rains, a part of dyke almost broken Villages were completed submerged. The scene in one of the villages People are usually prepared, as floods have become an annual affair. However preparing a boat takes good amount of money which generally cannot be afforded by a poor household. Only a few inContinue reading “ASSAM FLOODS-A PICTORIAL ESSAY”

Assam Floods- A capricious Saga of Predictability

A few years ago, on the occurrence of late flooding, one of my distant relative had opined, ‘this year, the flood is late, we are bored now….”. While both of us had a laugh about it, it made me wonder, was the statement just made in pure zest or is it just that they haveContinue reading “Assam Floods- A capricious Saga of Predictability”