Gujarat floods

Sardar Sarovar Dam water level 68 cm short of overflow mark in Gujarat's Narmada district

The rise in water level has prompted authorities to issue an alert for villages along the river's banks in Narmada, Bharuch and Vadodara districts.

published on : 14th September 2019

Over 3,000 shifted from low-lying areas near Sardar Sarovar Dam as water level rises 

Heavy showers lashed several areas of Saurashtra and south Gujarat on Wednesday, officials said, adding that the state has so far received 116.59 per cent of the season's average annual rainfall.

published on : 11th September 2019

52 crocodiles rescued in Gujarat's Vadodara after flash floods

The rescue and release of crocodiles is being done by the district forest department in coordination with Wildlife SOS and Gujarat Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (GSPCA).

published on : 24th August 2019

35 crocodiles rescued in Vadodara since July 31 downpour

Water from the overflowing Vishwamitri river entered several localities in the city, bringing with it many crocodiles.

published on : 16th August 2019

Heavy showers in central Gujarat, Saurashtra; 19 deaths in rain-related mishaps

With every tehsil in the state receiving good showers and water stock in dams at 60 per cent, there is no longer drought anywhere, chief minister Vijay Rupani said.

published on : 10th August 2019

Gujarat: 45 marooned villagers airlifted by IAF, 5,000 shifted out of low-lying areas

Two IAF helicopters rescued 31 village residents in the first round, while another chopper rescued 14 stranded more villagers in the next round.

published on : 5th August 2019

PM to undertake aerial survey of flood-hit areas in Gujarat

Heavy rains in Gujarat in the past few weeks have created havoc in the state due to flooding in several parts of the state.

published on : 25th July 2017

IAF rescue operations underway as massive floods hit parts of Gujarat and Rajasthan

Around 25,000 people have been rescued since the floods hit putting all security forces into immediate action. 

published on : 25th July 2017

Gujarat floods: IAF rescues pregnant woman, newborn twins with mother

The mother, with her new born twins and an attendant, were instantaneously put into the aircraft and flown out to safety with due care.

published on : 24th July 2017