Ferry services in Kamrup(M) suspended till 31st May

The plying of all kinds of boats/Ferry Services in the Kamrup Metropolitan District is suspended w.e.f. from 28 May 2020 evening till 31 May 2020

Ferry services in Kamrup(M) suspended till 31st May
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The plying of all kinds of boats/Ferry Services in the Kamrup(M) District is suspended w.e.f. from 28 May 2020 evening till 31 May 2020 as the water level of mighty Brahmaputra is rising and forecasted to rise over danger level within 2-3 days.

An official Notice by district administration reads, ” Whereas, it has been observed that the water level of the Brahmaputra in Kamrup Metropolitan District is rising and forecasted to be risen over danger level within 2-3 days, plying of ferry service in such situation may cause untoward incidents which may lead to a threat to the lives and properties of the public in general

Therefore, in view of safety and security of the public in general, the plying of all kind of boats/Ferry Services in the Kamrup Metropolitan District is suspended wef from 28 May 2020 evening till 31 May 2020 evening subject to the recession of the water level in order to avoid untoward incident”