ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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NORTH- New Hope in Irrigation

proper distribution among the real sufferers. The were many cases of malpractices committed by the members of the panchayat. At the same time, anti-social forces took advantage of the flood and looted the property of the people. Many such occurrences were reported in the local papers. According to newspaper reports, the parents taking shelter in the temporary camps, dykes and hillocks along with their children had had to spend the nights without sleep, guarding their young daughters against these goonda elements.

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