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The Hurricane Sandy relief bill is a law enacted by the 113th United States Congress, in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.The Act amended the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to increase from $20.725 billion to $30.425 billion the total amount of notes and obligations which may be issued by the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, with the President's approval, for the National Flood Insurance Program.
Assam: Fourth wave of flood wreaks havoc in Dibrugarh
Floods have wreaked havoc in Assam's Dibrugarh for the fourth time this year. As many as seven lives were lost, however, the rainy season is yet to arrive and more flood waves are expected to affect the district, said Pallav Gopal Jha, the Deputy Com ...
Assam floods: Over 95 families living in temporary shelters in Dibrugarh
Around 95 families are currently living in temporary shelters after the Rangmola and Miri villages in Assam's Dibrugarh were washed away by floodwaters. ...
Centre to release Rs 346 crores to tackle flood situation in Assam
The Centre will release Rs 346 crores, in the first phase, under the Flood Management Program (FMP) scheme to Assam and will also hold talks with Bhutan to solve the recurring flood problem in the lower parts of the state. ...