Bihar flood

Tejashwi writes to Nitish, seeks appointment with PM Modi for all-party delegation on Bihar flood situation

The leader reminded the Chief Minister of various projects that were announced during the NDA rule and unfortunately, these proposals were put in cold storage and nothing has happened on the ground.

published on : 29th September 2021

Nitish says Bihar’s loss due to floods amounts to Rs 3.8 crore

A six-member Central team returned to Delhi on Tuesday after a two-day visit to the state to take stock of the ground situation. 

published on : 8th September 2021

Bihar rains: In flood-hit Katihar, three youths teach children on a boat

Through ‘Boat ki Pathshala,’ they reach the fully inundated Singhala tola of Manihari sub-division to teach such children. Around 40 children studying from class 1 to 10, get free tutorials.

published on : 7th September 2021

'Even the floods didn't deter us': Top Bihar official on state's new COVID vaccination record

In a mega vaccination drive launched to achieve the target of "six crore people in six months", the health department has set up several vaccination sites across Bihar, including flood-hit areas.

published on : 1st September 2021

Rakshabandhan celebrated with fervour in flood relief camps of Bihar

The Patna district administration arranged for sweets, rakhis and new clothes in the flood relief camps.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Bihar announces Rs 15000 in aid for girl and Rs 10000 for boy born at flood-relief camps

The decision came after chief minister Nitish Kumar visited a number of flood-relief camps across many flood-affected districts.

published on : 18th August 2021

Despite green light, flood keeps most schools shut across Bihar 

The offline classes started on Monday for students of classes 1 to 8 following the Covid protocols in more than a thousand schools, which are in areas not affected by the flood.

published on : 18th August 2021

Double whammy in Bihar with major flood and water scarcity

This is the situation prevailing today in Bihar. In many areas of the state, floodwaters have entered houses, but the residents don’t have a drop of safe water to drink. 

published on : 16th August 2021

Bihar government's international webinar on flood mitigation concludes

The 2-day international webinar on “Revisiting Flood Management and Irrigation Improvement Issues in Bihar”, saw experts attending from Nepal, Italy and other parts of the country.

published on : 8th August 2021

Bihar hosts 2-day international webinar on flood situation hosted by Water Resource Department

WRD minister of Bihar Sanjay K Jha while inaugurating the Webinar outlined the initiatives taken by CM Nitish Kumar to overcome the perennial flood problems in North Bihar in particular

published on : 7th August 2021

People in Bihar struggle to cremate the dead due to lack of dry land amid flood

Residents of north Bihar’s 11 flood-hit districts are struggling to find dry land to cremate or bury the dead. In many areas, floodwaters have risen to the waist level. 

published on : 24th July 2021

Flood water enters Ahiyapur police station in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

According to reports, water has been entering the Ahiyapur police station for the past two years.

published on : 12th July 2021

Flooding in Bihar's East Champaran after heavy rainfall in catchment areas

Water also entered several parts of the Bagaha district and is flowing two to three feet high on roads.

published on : 6th July 2021

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar conducts on-spot inspection of river embankments ahead of rainy season

The CM said that works being done on the embankments will help in preventing any miseries in flood-prone areas. 

published on : 21st March 2021

47 more die in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh floods; situation in Assam, West Bengal improves

Thirty-seven more persons perished in flood-hit Bihar, where over 1.46 crore people are still affected.

published on : 22nd August 2017
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