State Disaster Response Force Sdrf
India  /  Published 22.08.22

Rajasthan: Heavy rains kill 2, schools closed

 A couple died as heavy rainfall and subsequent release of excess water from dams led to a flood-like situation in parts of Rajasthan's Kota and Jhalawar districts and surrounding areas, offi...
By PTI in Kota/Jaipur

India  /  Published 20.08.22

Bridges washed away in Dehradun

A series of cloudbursts hit different parts of Uttarakhand early on Saturday killing four people while 10 went missing as rivers breached their banks and washed away bridges, officials said. Torrenti...
By PTI in Dehradun

India  /  Published 01.07.22

Floodwaters cripple life in Bihar

Flood fury hit Bihar on Thursday with major flood bringing rivers spilling over following heavy rains in neighbouring Nepal, affecting several districts and endangering many. The floodwaters combined...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 14.04.22

Disaster funds transfer halted

The Supreme Court on Wednesday restrained the Andhra Pradesh government from transferring funds from the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) to personal deposit accounts. A bench of Justices M.R. Sh...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.10.20

Jamtara: cave-in leaves 3 dead

At least three women were killed and a few more feared trapped when a mound of earth caved in at Manjladih (under Narayanpur police station) on Monday.  All the bodies were recovered in the even...
By Our Correspondent in Dumka


North East  /  Published 29.05.20

Death toll up, flood hits more people

Two flood-related deaths have been reported in Assam in the last 24 hours, taking the toll to five. The affected districts have come down to seven from nine but the number of people affected has gone ...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

Bihar  /  Published 23.11.18

Sniffer dog joins hunt for missing Patna boy

By Shuchismita Chakraborty in Patna

North East  /  Published 05.05.19

Cyclone Fani leaves trail of destruction

High-velocity winds and continuous rainfall triggered by Cyclone Fani on Saturday caused severe damages to electrical infrastructure in different parts of Assam.Many trees and electricity poles were u...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Bihar  /  Published 21.11.18

Hope fades for Patna boy who fell into drain

SK Puri police have lodged a case of unnatural death on the basis of a statement by the father of 10-year-old Dipak Kumar, who fell into an open drain adjacent to Punaichak locality on Saturday.Despit...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna


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