Sangli Floods

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

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 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

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 floods: Over four lakh people moved to safety, water receding in Sangli and Kolhapur

According to a statement from the state government, 4,24,333 people have been evacuated and shifted to safer places across the state.

published on : 11th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: Water receding in Kolhapur and Sangli, relief operations continue

Although the overall situation has improved slightly, the operation to evacuate the flooded areas and moving stranded people to safer locations and providing relief to them is still on.

published on : 10th August 2019

Maharashtra Water Resources Minister lands in row over selfie videos during flood survey in Sangli

Questioning if the minister was on "tourism", the NCP asked Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to seek resignation of the "insensitive" water resources minister.

published on : 9th August 2019

12 Navy rescue teams sent to flood-hit Sangli district of Maharashtra

The rescue teams left for Sangli on Thursday night by road in state transport vehicles after their airlift was aborted due to unfavourable condition.

published on : 9th August 2019