Following death of 11 persons in last week`s flood in the state capital following heavy rains, the government on Monday started a major eviction drive across the city to clear the wetlands.
At least 560 animals, including 14 one-horned Rhinos, have perished in the world-famed Kaziranga National Park during the ongoing floods in Assam.
A central team is arriving in Assam to assess the damage from the recent floods that have killed 88 persons besides rendering lakhs homeless, a state government official said.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon