Bihar rain

Health department takes measures in flood-hit Bihar

Official sources said that 21 lakh people in 15 districts of Bihar were affected by the flood and 97 deaths were reported.

published on : 7th October 2019

Bihar rain: Death toll rises to 97 even as water level at major rivers recede

The number of dengue cases, too, have seen a sharp rise post the heavy downpour in the state capital, a release issued by the health department said.

published on : 6th October 2019

Bihar girl donates Rs 11,000 pocket money for rain-battered Patna

Shreya who was with her father Rajiv Ranjan met Madhepur MP Pappu Yadav and handed over the amount.

published on : 3rd October 2019

Bihar rain: Death toll touches 50, orange alert issued

The Met report has predicted heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours which can raise the water level of almost all rivers above the danger mark. 

published on : 3rd October 2019

Bihar rains: Death toll rises to 45, Patna limps back to normalcy 

Patna witnessed no rainfall in the last 48 hours and bright sunshine encouraged the marooned people to venture out of their houses to carry on with their daily lives with restoration work now in full

published on : 3rd October 2019

Bihar rains: CM Nitish Kumar reviews flooded areas of Patna

Interacting with scores of stranded residents, he assured them to not get tensed, as the government was undertaking all-out efforts to overcome waterlogging.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Bihar rains: Air India waives off penalties on cancellation for flights to and from Patna till Oct 3

All applicable penalties of re-issuance, date change, no-show, and cancellation and refund charges for travel for both domestic as well as international flights have been waived off.

published on : 1st October 2019

Bihar floods: NDRF teams, IAF choppers deployed for rescue, relief works

The NCMC headed by Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Tuesday reviewed the flood situation in Bihar, where 16 districts have been affected by the deluge.

published on : 1st October 2019

Bihar rains: NDRF rescues over 4,000 people from floodwaters in Patna

NDRF also said normal life has been disrupted in the capital city and adjoining areas like Rajendra Nagar, Kankar Bagh, Patrakar Nagar, Hanuman Nagar and Malahi Pakri, among others.

published on : 1st October 2019

Bihar rains: Death toll reaches 43, Kaimur records highest deaths

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to chief minister Nitish Kumar over the catastrophe and took stock of the emergent situation on Monday night.

published on : 1st October 2019

Toll in rain-related incidents mounts to 148 in India, several areas inundated in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh

India recorded its highest rainfall this Monsoon since 1994, the India Meteorological Department said classifying it 'above normal' as the season officially ended on Monday.

published on : 1st October 2019

NDRF deploys 19 teams in 14 districts of Bihar to tackle floods

The NDRF personnel have been working tirelessly to provide all possible help to the trapped people in the waterlogged area.

published on : 30th September 2019

Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi, his family rescued from his residence in rain-hit Patna

The National and State Disaster Response Forces bailed out Modi, along with his family, by towing them away on a boat.

published on : 30th September 2019

Bihar rains: 25 killed so far, IMD predicts more rain on Monday

As many as 23 express and four passenger trains were either cancelled or scheduled to not operate on Saturday and Sunday, the Eastern Central Railway said.

published on : 30th September 2019

Nearly 110 dead in four days due to heavy rains across country; Patna struggles to stay afloat

IMD Director General Mritunjay Mohapatra said on Sunday that the four-month monsoon season which is officially ending on Monday is unlikely to withdraw even till the weekend.

published on : 30th September 2019
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