Anwarul Hoda /
The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has rescued more than 27,000 people from the flood-affected areas in Bihar . Over 1,000 personnel of the force were carrying out relief and rescue operations in the state. 67 people have lost their lives due to flood so far.
They have provided medical assistance to the marooned people and distributed relief material.
Deputy Inspector General, NDRF, SS Guleria said, Naugachia is the worst-affected area in Bhagalpur where 15 boats and 75 NDRF personnel have been deputed to help people move to safer places. He said, the operation is still continuing. 38 lakh people in 12 districts are still reeling under floods.