Rescue Operations(Search results - 43)
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".
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.
India20, Sep 2019, 11:36 AM IST
Mumbai: Portion of a building in Crawford market collapses, rescue operations underway
A portion of a four-storied building at Lokmanya Tilak Road collapse, rescue vehicles on the spot
India20, Aug 2019, 9:46 AM IST
Monsoon mayhem: Rains in north India leave 38 dead; Punjab, Haryana flooded
Rain related incidents in the northern states of India have left 38 people dead. Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopters carried dramatic rescue operations in Jammu and Karnal districts on Monday (August 19), and the administration was on alert in parts of Haryana and Punjab
India14, Aug 2019, 3:59 PM IST
Karnataka floods: Death toll climbs up to 58; relief work ongoing
The death toll in Karnataka caused due to the floods has reached 58, with the recovery of four more bodies. Rescue operations continue as and as many as 1,160 relief camps are operational.
India14, Aug 2019, 9:34 AM IST
North Karnataka, Maharashtra: Army pesonnel, rescuers receive rakhis from civilians
With the festival of Raksha Bandhan fast approaching, celebrations broke out across India. Army personnel who were part of the rescue operations in flood-hit regions received rakhis from those they rescued.
India13, Aug 2019, 12:55 PM IST
Gujarat rains: Indian Air Force rescues 125 people stranded on narrow road in Kutch
The Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper rescued about 125 people from a narrow road in Gujarat’s Kutch district. The IAF helicopters were also used to rescue flood-affected people from Navsari in south Gujarat and Jamnagar in last few days, a defence official said
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, 2:02 PM IST
Kerala floods: Mother held infant’s hand tight even in death; rescue personnel in tears as bodies recovered
The deceased mother and the child in Kerala floods were identified as Geethu (21) and one and a-half-year old Dhruv
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.
India9, Aug 2019, 7:23 PM IST
Karnataka floods: Thousands stranded in Haveri with one rescue boat in operation
With only one boat operational, thousands of people are awaiting to be rescued in flood-hit district of Haveri in Karnataka.
India8, Aug 2019, 3:13 PM IST
Karnataka floods: Video of locals dancing on waterlogged highway draws criticism
A video showing locals dancing on a waterlogged highway has drawn severe criticism on social media as Indian Army personnel continue rescue operations in flood-hit regions of Karnataka
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
India5, Aug 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Mumbai rains: Train services resume; 'better weather' predicted
As Mumbai began to receive heavy rainfall, many areas in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) comprising Palghar, Thane and Raigad districts experienced water-logging on Sunday (August 4), prompting various agencies to launch rescue operations to evacuate stranded people
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