"Many areas, including the Papum Pare district, have been affected by floods and landslides. Continuous rains and bad weather have been hampering efforts to improve the situation. Though some areas are yet to be visited," the chief minister said.
"The NDA Government has been more worried about Jammu and Kashmir and pumping in thousands of crores, while giving only lip service to Arunachal Pradesh, and too, intermittently," president of the Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee, Takam Sanjoy said.
The road between Itanagar and Naharlagun has been blocked due to a massive landslide. In East Siang District, the Siang River crossed the danger mark last night measuring at 153.98 meters, threatening Pasighat.