Arunachal Pradesh floods: IAF airlifts marooned people

Arunachal Pradesh CM Nabam Tuki on Thursday P Chidambaram & requested him to depute a central team to the state to assess the damage caused by flood.

Last Updated: Jun 28, 2012, 16:30 PM IST

Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Thursday Union Home Minister P Chidambaram and requested him to depute a central team to the state to assess the damage caused by flood, sources here said.

The flood, caused by incessant rain, damaged roads and property in several districts, Tirap district being the worst of them.

IAF swimmers continued to rescue the marooned people from many places today.
PTI