District collector P Bhaskar has said that the district machinery is ready to tackle natural calamities, such as cyclones, floods and other disasters.
In the 22 flood battered districts, the maximum deaths have occurred in Belagavi, where 15 were killed.
The events, launched in Thiruvananthapuram last month, focus on sharing US and Indian expertise on disaster preparedness, management, and resilience.
Over 1.50 lakh people in Assam have been displaced from their homes and taken shelter in 427 relief camps.
Over 10.42 lakh animals are affected, while flood waters have also entered 87,607 hectares of farmland.
He said during cyclone Fani, only casuarinas were damaged. However, mangrove forests were spared by the storm.
The Natural Disaster Management Centre said that the rain would continue for another three-four days.
The Karnataka Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre said that moisture formation in the atmosphere is set to reduce the humidity.
The magnitude 7.5 quake and subsequent deluge razed swathes of the coastal town on Sulawesi island last September, killing more than 4,300 people, according to Indonesia's national disaster agency.
From the sanctioned amount, Rs 4,714.28 crore will be given to Maharashtra for drought relief, Rs 949.49 crore to Karnataka (drought), Rs 900.4 crore to Andhra Pradesh (drought)
Lightning claims more lives in Odisha then any other calamity. The death toll due to lightning has increased significantly in recent years.
Scientists believe that global warming has resulted in the maximum temperature reaching 39 degrees Celsius from 30 degrees Celsius in the recent years.
We should be aware of the measures to be adopted during such emergencies, he said.
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Harvey may have been the worst storm in 12 years, but good civic systems eased the ordeal of citizens.