Details of Disaster Information

India : Flood : 2017/06/04
GLIDE: FL-2017-000064-IND  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2017/06/04
Name Flood
Outline 03 Moderate flood sites have been reported in Assam. 126 persons accommodated in the relief camps.

i) River Kushiyara at Karimganj, District- Karimganj, Assam is flowing at 15.8 m against danger level 14.94 m with Rising Trend.

ii) River Katakhal at Matizuri, District-Hailakandi, Assam is flowing at 20.9 m against danger level 20.27 m with Rising Trend.

iii) River Brahmaputra at Neamatighat, District- Jorhat, Assam is flowing at 85.27 m against danger level 85.04 m with Rising Trend.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • ECHO 2017/06/16
    Severe weather, including thunderstorms, heavy rain and strong winds, continues to affect the Indian states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Mizoram and Nagaland, causing floods. According to local media, as of 16 June at 7:00 UTC, at least 14 people died in Assam and Mizoram States. Assam National authorities mentioned that over 18,000 people were affected in four districts.
  • ECHO 2017/06/04
    Severe weather, including heavy rain and thunderstorms has been affecting areas of the Assam, Nagaland, Manipur and Jharkhand states of India in the past days.

    According to local media, as of 7 May at 7.00 UTC, six people died, of which two by floods in Phek district (Nagaland State) and four more in Giridih district (Jharkhand State) due to lightening strikes. According to Assam State Disaster Management Authority, as of 7 June at 7.00 UTC, over 100 000 people are affected by floods in Assam.

    Over the next 24h, moderate to locally heavy rain and thunderstorms are expected to affect the northern, northeastern, central and eastern states.
  • Government of India 2017/06/04
    03 Moderate flood sites have been reported in Assam. 126 persons are evacuated at evacuation camps.