Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday condoled the loss of lives in floods in Assam and urged party workers to continue assisting in the rescue and rehabilitation work.
The flood situation in Assam remained grim on Wednesday as 12 more people died and 55 lakh people were affected in 32 districts due to water-logging in new areas of Brahmaputra and Barak rivers.
“My thoughts are with our brothers and sisters in Assam who are facing unprecedented floods. Heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families,” Gandhi said on Twitter. “I urge Congress workers and leaders to continue assisting in the rescue and rehabilitation work,” the former Congress chief said.
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