The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued alert as heavy rainfall to lash Assam, Meghalaya from 30 September to 2 October. The IMD has also alerted Odisha as heavy rainfall and thunderstorm may affect the state by 30 September.
A spell of heavy rain is expected in Assam and isolated areas of Meghalaya during these days. Meghalaya in recent days has seen heavy rain which have led to immense landslides. Incessant rains has also give rise to heavy flood in almost every district of Assam. Due to flood, Assam had to lose 13,500 hectares of crop land.