He has also directed the Health Ministry to assist with Covid-19 prevention measures to curb the spread of the virus at the relief centres.
He added that since yesterday, Nadma had deployed rescuers from several departments and agencies for the evacuation operation of people affected by floods in the two states.
“Rescuers from the Fire and Rescue Department are on the ground to ensure the evacuation process involving people affected by the floods proceeds smoothly.
“Many people who are affected by the floods have been rescued and relocated to safer locations,” he said. – NST ONLINE