Central damage assessment team tour West Sikkim

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 15:32

Gangtok: A 9-member central damage
assessment team visited September-18 earthquake affected areas
in West Sikkim district, official sources said on Tuesday.

The team, headed by Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home
Affairs, Shambhu Singh, visited several areas of the district
in two groups yesterday, the sources said.
The team mainly assessed the damage caused to houses,
roads, water and power supply structures besides agriculture
and livestock.

The team also visited relief camps and interacted with
the people lodged there, sources said.
PTI



First Published: Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 15:32

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