Flood situation in West Bengal
The embankment breach at Atapur village, in the Sandeshkhali - II Block of North 24 Parganas, West Bengal has created flood situation in the village damaging 90 houses on the 1th August, 2011. Prior to this breach, the heavy rainfall and deep depression had already affected 671952 persons in 154 Blocks across 9 districts of West Bengal, viz., East Midnapore, West Midnapore, Howrah, Hooghly, Bankura, Puruliya, North and South 24 Parganas, and Murshidabad.
IAG West Bengal has initiated emergency coordination and response actions. Below are important documents, sitreps, and assessment reports etc. from IAG West Bengal.