Maharashtra floods

Rivers swell as rains continue across Maharashtra

Heavy rains over past few days have caused Krishna and Panchaganga rivers to swell in Sangli and Kolhapur districts respectively.

published on : 10th September 2019

Maharashtra, Karnataka to oppose Andhra’s demand for more Krishna water

It was decided that a High-Level Committee should be formed for better dam management and thereby avoid flood situations.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Take up flood relief at war-level, NCP president Sharad Pawar tells Maharashtra government

Heavy rains and floods battered several areas of western Maharashtra and the Konkan region earlier this month, with Kolhapur and Sangli districts bearing the maximum brunt.

published on : 20th August 2019

Muslims in flood ravaged Maharashtra village clean temples

While presenting an excellent example of social harmony, groups of young Muslim men in textile town of Ichalkaranji near Sangli have cleaned temples in the village that were marooned in floods.

published on : 19th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: Krishna, Panchganga below danger level; death toll at 51

Pune divisional commissioner Deepak Mhaisekar said the death toll had reached 51 in Pune region with the recovery of more bodies, and four persons were still missing.

published on : 16th August 2019

Will ensure record-time rehabilitation of flood-hit people: Devendra Fadnavis

He was addressing a gathering after hoisting the tricolour on the premises of the Mantralaya, the state secretariat here, on the 73rd Independence Day.

published on : 15th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: Death toll reaches 50, life in Kolhapur, Sangli limping back to normalcy

On Wednesday, the water level of the Panchganga River at Rajaram weir in Kolhapur was at 42.11 feet, marginally below the danger line of 43 feet, he said. 

published on : 15th August 2019

Maharashtra rains: IAF chopper becomes lifeline for marooned villages in Kolhapur

In Shirol tehsil, the MI-17 helicopter dropped 12 tones of relief material including food and water in 15 villages which were still marooned on Tuesday, said a district official.

published on : 14th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: Waters recede in Kolhapur and Sangli, eye on relief now

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis, ministers to donate a month’s salary towards CM’s Relief Fund; admin trying to provide essential supplies to those affected

published on : 14th August 2019

Many stars do charity but don't discuss it: Amitabh Bachchan on Maharashtra floods 

The 76-year-old actor was speaking at the launch of the new season of reality game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'.

published on : 13th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: CM Fadnavis, ministers to donate one-month salary for relief

Floods had caused large-scale destruction in Kolhapur and Sangli districts of western Maharashtra, besides affecting Satara, Pune and Solapur districts.

published on : 13th August 2019

Maharashtra rains: Rescue operations over, focus on relief in flooded areas

The Mumbai-Bengaluru National Highway (NH-4), which was submerged under floodwaters last week, was partially opened for traffic on Monday after the water receded.

published on : 13th August 2019

Maharashtra flood fury: Death toll reaches 43 in Pune division

It said 46 villages of Pune division are still completely cut off due to floods and 105 units of different agencies along with 164 boats are deployed in Kolhapur and Sangli.

published on : 13th August 2019

Maharashtra deluge: Nashik flooded yet parched as 400 villages still dependent on tankers

According to officials, though the district has received more than 80 per cent of its annual rainfall, the water crisis in over 400 villages persists.

published on : 13th August 2019
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