MLA further visited the ongoing flood protection works at New Silatoo village which is being executed by the Department of WRD.
Mrs Jummum ete Deori, MLA Lekang, accompanied by N.L Naam Circle Officer Lekang, and EE WRD and other officers visited the flood affected areas under Lekang circle to take stock of the situation.
She visited Dirak Miri, Rangalee beel, New Silatoo and philobari villages under Lekang circle and inspected the affected areas. She also visited the relief camp set up by the district administration in Silatoo Kosari gaon where Two families consisting of 10(ten) members have been sheltered and have been provided with ration, vegetable items etc.
MLA further visited the ongoing flood protection works at New Silatoo village which is being executed by the Department of WRD. It was found that some part of the ongoing Sheet Piling works has been damaged by the recent heavy flood. She instructed the department of WRD to take up emergent flood protection measures to control any future damages.
During her site visit she also appealed to the public to not believe to any kind of hearsay as the situation is being constantly monitored by the district administration and the department concerned.
Deputy Commissioner Namsai, Dr Tapasya Raghav, IAS had also visited the flood affected areas on 8th July 2019 and has also given necessary instructions to the departments. The department of WRD is carrying on with their emergent flood protection measures.