Bengal Rains

JEE-Mains: Rain, flood affect exam in Maharashtra; Bengal candidates face transport woes

Maharashtra Minister Vijay Wadettiwar on Tuesday said students from flood-affected areas in the state can make a representation to the National Testing Agency through respective district collectors.

published on : 2nd September 2020

Many earthen dams in Sunderbans damaged due to high tidal waves, incessant rain

Farmers are apprehensive of major losses in yields as the saline water entering the fields would destroy the crops, including paddy, vegetables and also sweet water fish, the sources said.

published on : 21st August 2020

Lightning kills five, injures 27 in West Bengal's Jhargram district

A paddy field was struck by lightning in Parihati village under Jambani police station area leaving one person dead and two others working with him injured.

published on : 20th July 2020

Cyclonic storm brewing in Bay of Bengal, several coastal districts to experience heavy rain from May 19

The system is likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm by Sunday evening and move north-northwestwards till May 17, Regional Met Director G K Das said.

published on : 16th May 2020

Patients face risk as Malda Medical College and Hospital waterlogged from incessant rains

The water entered the hospital and mainly affected male medical, female medical, emergency service and operation theatre.

published on : 30th September 2019