Relief work

BJD distributes relief to 4.5 lakh people in Puri

Disasters bring out the best in humanity and Odisha has been a glowing example. 

published on : 16th May 2019

EC allows poll code relaxation for Maharashtra drought relief works

In a letter dated May 5 to the state chief electoral officer (CEO), the EC said it had no objection to the proposal for a relaxation in the model code of conduct in view of public interest.

published on : 6th May 2019

Cyclone Gaja: Centre approves release of Rs 1,146 crore to Tamil Nadu

Earlier on December 3, the central government had released Rs 353.70 crore as an interim relief, in order to support the affected people of Tamil Nadu.

published on : 31st December 2018

Karnataka provides Rs 220 crore for drought relief work

 A sum of Rs 220 crore has been provided to take up relief works.

published on : 24th November 2018

Andhra delegation calls on PMO, seeks immediate aid for Titli relief works

Stating about the severity of damage caused by Titli, they said public and private properties in 1,802 villages of Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts were damaged.

published on : 23rd October 2018

Cyclone Titli: Relief, rescue operations on fast lane in three districts of Odisha

As many as 3,25,644 persons had been evacuated and sheltered in 1,162 relief centres on account of the cyclone and subsequent flood.

published on : 13th October 2018

Kerala floods: Crowdfunding to be used for reconstruction, rehabilitation

Details of the work to be taken up by various departments should be submitted to the portal, set up for crowdfunding, by the departments concerned urgently.

published on : 9th October 2018

UN team hails district administration for effective flood relief work

The UN team visiting the flood-affected areas in Ernakulam praised the district administration for its effective and flawless coordination of post-flood relief work.

published on : 26th September 2018

Relief work startups: Using ideas to battle natural disasters

Sensing the predicament, many startups have come up with various technologies to support the rescue operations and relief work.

published on : 5th September 2018

Padna’s road to redemption

There is no stain of sin on Padna to wash away, wrote Muhammed Ali, 32, a distributor of surgical equipment and a resident of Padna, on his Facebook wall. 

published on : 2nd September 2018

Kudumbashree on a restless relief mission

The Kudumbashree godown in Kalamassery is an epicentre of activity. Some Kudumbashree workers are seen unloading from trucks. 

published on : 1st September 2018

Instagram groups get together, rely on crowdfunding to help relief work

As the state witnessed one the most disastrous floods, thousands came in to help the flood-affected people contributing both in cash and kind. 

published on : 1st September 2018