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Jharkhand  /  Published 07.07.20

Finally, some action to fight disasters

Jharkhand hopes to raise its own force to respond to exigencies of all kinds with the state government notifying afresh a State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA) only recently, although it is 15 ye...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

North East  /  Published 28.06.20

Flood hits Assam, heavy rains forecast

As many as 21 districts and a population of over 4.6 lakh have been affected in the ongoing flood in Assam with water entering Dibrugarh town and coming threateningly close to entering the capital cit...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 11.06.20

NDRF 8 get coronavirus

Eight personnel of the National Disaster Response Force’s second battalion in Nadia’s Haringhata tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Thursday morning and were admitted to the Command Hosp...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Haringhata(Nadia)

West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.20

Amphan: 50 NDRF personnel test positive for Covid-19

At least 50 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel deployed during Cyclone Amphan in West Bengal have tested positive for Covid-19, officials said on Monday.They said more than 170 personne...
By in New Delhi

Maharashtra  /  Published 03.06.20

Mumbai braces for cyclone Nisarga

Mumbai and neighbouring areas on Wednesday braced for cyclone Nisarga as it slammed the coast with wind speeds of up to 120kmph after tens of thousands of people in its path were evacuated, trains res...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 03.06.20

Cyclone Nisarga makes landfall near Alibaug

Cyclone Nisarga has made landfall near Alibaug on the Maharashtra coast and the 'process' will be completed by about 4pm, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday.The landfall proce...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 03.06.20

Mumbai on edge as cyclone Nisarga nears

Cyclonic storm Nisarga, set to make landfall at Alibaug in Raigad district in the afternoon, hovered over the Arabian Sea around 165km south-southwest of the coastal town and 215 km south-southwest of...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 03.06.20

Nisarga: Thousands evacuated in Gujarat

Nearly 43,000 people living near the coastline in Gujarat's Valsad and Navsari districts have so far been shifted to safer places as the state prepares to face the approaching cyclonic storm Nisarga, ...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

India  /  Published 02.06.20

Maharashtra, Gujarat brace for cyclone 'Nisarga'

Town planning authority MMRDA on Tuesday said that nearly 150 patients at its Covid facility in Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) in Mumbai have been shifted to another location as a precaution in the wake o...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 02.06.20

33 teams deployed in Maharashtra, Gujarat for cyclone Nisarga

Thirty-three NDRF teams have been deployed in the coastal districts of Maharashtra and Gujarat in view of the impending cyclone Nisarga, the chief of the federal contingency force said on Tuesday.In a...
By PTI in New Delhi


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