June 20, 2023
The relentless rainfall has led to widespread flash floods in Kokrajhar, causing significant distress for residents and commuters.
Large parts of the town are now submerged, exacerbating the challenges the local population faces. Homes have been inundated, leaving families displaced and struggling to cope.
Concerned citizens have expressed their frustration over the unregulated construction in Kokrajhar, citing it as the primary reason for the waterlogging and flash floods. They claim that the main canals running through the town have been infringed upon and obstructed at various points, further aggravating the flooding.
As Kokrajhar town deals with the aftermath of flash floods, the need for proper planning and measures to mitigate such disasters becomes even more apparent.