- Tag results for Karnataka floods
Banks have now been told to “provide relief measure through rescheduling existing loans and to sanction fresh loans”.
The only train of the Konkan Railway that connects Karwar with the state capital is one of the main trains for the people of Uttara Kannada district to reach Bengaluru.
The state had suffered losses of approximate Rs 12,000 crore due to floods and drought this year.
A delegation led by the CM with leaders from all parties will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Monday
A team of officials from the department visited the flood-hit district and assessed the damage caused, their immediate needs as well as long-term rehabilitation requirements
The country is estimated to have harvested 3,16,000 tonnes of coffee in the 2017-18 marketing year (October-September), as per the board data.
The 51 temporary relief shelters, which housed 5,041 people across Kodagu last week, have come down to 32, with 3,227 people residing in them.
Siddaramaiah said that even for Kerala State the quantum of relief provided by the Centre was not adequate compared to the devastation caused.
Infosys Co-Founder N R Narayana Murthy's wife Sudha Murthy is seen supervising the relief material packed in bags embossed with Infosys.
Some parts of Karnataka like the district of Kodagu are facing heavy rain leading to landslide and flooding the areas.
The district administration along with the rescue teams are also on the lookout for about 50 persons reportedly missing in the district.
The video of Revanna throwing biscuit packs at people herded at a relief camp in Arkalgud of Hassan has gone viral.
In the last few days, there has been heavy rainfall in the coastal and Malnad regions along with Kodagu, Mysuru and other parts of Karnataka.
He will also chair a high-level meeting regarding the same at around 10.30 a.m. today in Krishna, his home office before leaving for Kodagu district.
Videos of buildings falling and landslides on hillocks went viral on social media, triggering fear across the district; copious rainfall has damaged numerous houses, hit connectivity.