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Flood menace returns, 29 camps opened

Correspondent

Agartala, September 4, 2017: Torrential rains have once again caused havoc in Tripura with flood situation resurfacing in many places of west Tripura. At least 3000 people rendered homeless over past two days. 

Water is flowing above danger level in most of rivers including Howrah along Agartala city. Chief Minister Manik Sarkar and senior engineers inspected embankment on River Horawh.

Department of Relief and Rehabilitation opened 29 camps to accommodate displaced people. Food and relief materials are being distributed.