Nagarbera, May 19, 2019
Heavy rains and storm have uprooted trees and electricity polls here. A person was injured after a huge tree, which was uprooted due to heavy rain, fell on their vehicle in Dhupdhara area on the night of May 18th, 2019.
The other passengers travelling in the Nagarbera-bound traveller, which was coming from Guwahati, managed to escape unhurt.
High-velocity winds coupled by heavy rains damaged houses in several areas of Goalpara district including Simlitola, Barpathar and Tiplai. Power supply was also disrupted at a couple of places due to broken power lines.
The inclement weather has brought parts of the district to a standstill with roads and other public places wearing a deserted look.