Guwahati: Three people including a woman drowned in flood waters in Assam on Monday as situation in the northeastern state continued to grow grimmer, officials said.
A women drowned at Goreswar area, while other two people were killed in Sonitpur and Sivasagar district.
Image: Flood affected children pole a raft in Burhabrhi village about 65 kilometers (41 miles) east of Gauhati, Assam state, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012. The Assam state government said flood waters there have killed at least seven people and forced nearly a million to leave their homes. Flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains have killed at least 30 people in India's remote northeast over the last three days, officials and news reports said Monday.