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India7, Jan 2020, 6:41 PM IST
Centre Approves Rs 5,908 Crore to Seven States As Relief For Calamity Damage
The High-Level Committee (HLC), chaired by the Union Minister for Home Affairs Shri Amit Shah, met in New Delhi today to consider additional central assistance to seven states, which were affected by floods/ landslides/cloudburst during southwest monsoon 2019. High-Level Committee approved additional central assistance of Rs. 5908.56 crore to seven States from National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF)
India2, Oct 2019, 2:58 PM IST
Bihar floods: Rescue operations intensify as death toll touches 42
Death toll in Bihar floods touches 42 and intense rescue operations are underway. Supervising rescue and rehabilitation work in Patna on late Tuesday night, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar urged people to "have patience".
India1, Oct 2019, 11:02 AM IST
Bihar rains: NDRF rescues over 4,000 people from floodwaters
More than 4,000 affected people have been evacuated from Patna on Monday (September 30) including women, patients, children and the elderly. They have been shifted to safer places by the NDRF
India30, Sep 2019, 9:16 AM IST
Bihar floods: 19 NDRF teams deployed in affected areas; death toll touches 29
19 teams of the National Disaster Response Force have been deployed in Bihar due to floods following torrential rains. NDRF teams are carrying out rescue and evacuation operations along with other agencies in the flood-affected areas. The death toll in Bihar has risen to 29 owing to rain related incidents in the state. The state government has requested the Indian Air Force for two helicopters to aid in rescue operations.
India19, Sep 2019, 4:12 PM IST
NDRF to induct women personnel within one year in new battalions
National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) would have four new battalions in addition to 12. They will be in Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and the National Capital Region.
India19, Sep 2019, 2:25 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh boat capsize: Death toll touches 34, search operations underway
The death toll in the boat capsize tragedy in the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh has touched 34. Search operations to find 12 missing persons still underway. The boat with 73 people onboard capsized on Sunday afternoon.
India13, Aug 2019, 9:43 AM IST
Karnataka floods: NDRF personnel stuck on tree, rescued by IAF chopper
An overflowing Tungabhadra wreaked havoc in Karnataka’s Belagavi. Rescue operations continued on to Day 5. An NDRF personnel was stuck on top of tree and had to be rescued using an Mi-17 chopper.
India12, Aug 2019, 8:51 AM IST
Kerala monsoon death toll touches 72; Karnataka relocates those living near dams
Floods and torrential rains in Kerala have left as many as 72 people dead. The NDRF are working round the clock in rescue operations. The situation in Karnataka remains grim and those living close to dams have been relocated.
India8, Aug 2019, 6:30 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Jagan Mohan Reddy conducts aerial survey at Polavaram project
Andhra Pradesh chief minister and YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, on Thursday (August 8) conducted an aerial survey of Polavaram project
India7, Aug 2019, 5:29 PM IST
Kolhapur flood: More than 50,000 people affected; NDRF, SDRF deployed for assistance
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis reviewed the flood situation in various parts of the state including Kolhapur and directed the authorities concerned to make adequate arrangements for food, drinking water and other essential items for those affected.
India7, Aug 2019, 3:55 PM IST
Maharashtra rains: NDRF, police personnel continue to battle tirelessly in rescue operations
Flooding due to heavy rains has left 15 districts in Maharashtra in disarray. The NDRF and local police have been carrying out rescue and relief operations across the state
Entertainment29, Jul 2019, 11:10 AM IST
Bollywood's Amitabh Bachchan lauds NDRF team for successfully rescuing Mahalaxmi Express passengers
As many as 1,050 passengers were stranded in the Mahalaxmi Express which came to a halt due to flooding on tracks
India28, Jul 2019, 4:21 PM IST
Mumbai rains: Social media request prompts IAF, NDRF and police to rescue tourists from resort
A team of vacationers stuck at a resort in Mumbai after water level rose to seven feet, requested help on social media. This prompted the Air Force, Army, and police teams to come to their rescue
Viral27, Jul 2019, 11:31 AM IST
Bihar youth dies in floodwaters while trying to film TikTok video
A youth and his two friends were trying to film TikTok videos in gushing floodwaters of Bihar. The current in the water washed away the youth whose body was recovered three days later by the NDRF
India17, Jul 2019, 1:57 PM IST
Mumbai building collapse: Death toll rises to 13 as rescue operations continue
The PRO of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) claimed that so far 13 people — six males, four females and three children have been declared dead