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Flood situation in Bihar remains grim

This has resulted in heavy water discharge from the Gandak and Kosi barrage. The River Ganga is also flowing above the danger mark in many places. More than 83 lakh population of 16 districts of the state is still affected by the floods. The relief work is in full swing …

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Flood situation grim in UP

The Yamuna and Betwa rivers are being closely monitored. They are already in spate in Lalitpur. In Kanpur, the Ganga has turned rough and people from villages on its banks have been evacutaed to safer places. Water released from Narora dam has reached Sambhal and Kannauj, inundating many villages. According …

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Defence Minister assesses flood situation in Kodagu

Speaking to the press, Defence Minister said that the torrential rains that lashed the district last week has left a huge trail of destruction. More than 5,000 people have been rendered homeless. Restoration of some of the roads, houses, buildings, water & electricity connections in Kodagu is being done by …

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Flood situation in Kerala improves

About 9 lakh people are staying in relief camps. Many have started returning to their homes.  Efforts to clean homes are  underway in most districts.  Several NGOs and volunteers  are helping in this effort. People have been advised to exercise caution while cleaning homes as poisonous snakes have been found hiding …

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NCMC reviews flood situation and offers full Central support to Kerala

The meeting held under the chairmanship of the Cabinet Secretary PK Sinha, discussed in a video conference with the Chief Secretary of Kerala. The current flood situation and deployment of rescue teams, motorboats, helicopters, life jackets; provision of food, water and medicines; and restoration of power, telecom and transport links …

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Flood situation grim in Assam, improves in Jammu & Kashmir

The flood situation in Assam continued to remain grim.  Over 63,000 people are still affected by the floods across five districts, with the MeT department forecasting more rainfall in the state in the coming days. The death toll stood at 32 with no casualty being reported on Sunday. Union Home …

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Flood situation grim in Assam, improves in J&K

The flood situation in Assam continued to remain grim.  Over 63,000 people are still affected by the floods across five districts, with the MeT department forecasting more rainfall in the state in the coming days. The death toll stood at 32 with no casualty being reported on Sunday. Union Home …

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Flood situation continues to be grim in Assam

Nearly 1 Lakh people have taken shelter at temporary relief camps. Relief materials are being distributed by the district administrations in the affected areas. Flood waters disrupted road communication at many places. In Tripura, normal life is returning after the flood. State Emergency operation center officials said that the rescue …

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Centre reviews Nipah virus situation in Kerala

The Union Health Ministry has sent a high-level multi-disciplinary team to Kerala’s Kozhikode district to probe the rising number of cases and reported deaths due to the Nipah virus. The high-level team from the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has been asked to assist the Kerala government and closely …

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