Flood

Normal life affected as heavy rain inundates low-lying areas of three north Bengal districts

Bhasusubba and Champadanga in Mal Block and areas such as Dhupguri, Moinaguri, and Sukanta Nagar in Jalpaiguri district are reeling under a flood-like situation.

published on : 25th June 2022

Assam flood situation critical, Silchar submerged for sixth day, death count rises to 118

The total population affected by the floods declined to 33.03 lakh in 28 districts as against the previous day's figure of 45.34 lakh in 30 districts.

published on : 25th June 2022

Decoding the flood fury in India

Monsoon brings cheer for rest of the country but to the people of Assam and some other regions, it just brings misery and devastation

published on : 25th June 2022

Assam has been defamed by your presence: State Congress chief in letter to Eknath Shinde

The BJP government's alleged support to Shinde's presence here has sullied the image of Assam and its people, Bhupen Kumar Borah alleged.

published on : 24th June 2022

Garuda Aerospace deploys drones to support rescue efforts in flood-hit Assam

According to the city-based company, the drones were used to deliver emergency food and medicine packets to people affected by the floods.

published on : 24th June 2022

Flood situation in Assam critical as Silchar remains underwater, toll rises to 108

The situation in Silchar, considered 'Gateway to Barak Valley', is alarming with most areas still underwater, a district official said.

published on : 24th June 2022

Success push: Groundwater recharge project gets extension 

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Thursday held a review meeting of ‘Palla Floodplain Project’ with senior officials of the flood and irrigation department on Thursday.

published on : 24th June 2022

Centre working closely with Assam government to overcome flood challenge: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi said that CM Himanta Biswa Sarma, state ministers and officials are working round-the-clock in districts and helping those who have suffered.

published on : 23rd June 2022

'Water, water everywhere...': Assam's 'techie town' entirely submerged by floods

Silchar is incommunicado and without transport as 5-12 feet waves lash the streets. Locals say this is unprecedented.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Extensive damage caused by rain, landslides; will take time to restore road connectivity: Meghalaya CM 

Portions of National Highway-62 -- connecting East Garo Hills with Assam -- have caved in due to landslides, cutting off the district for the past six days.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Incessant showers inundate parts of Kashmir, key highway closed

Continuous rains in the last few days have flooded several low-lying areas of Kashmir Valley.

published on : 23rd June 2022

12 more die in Assam floods, death toll reaches 100-mark

According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority, close to 51.25 lakh people are still affected in 4,374 villages of 29 districts and cropland affected was in 97,368.50 hectares.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Section of Jammu-Srinagar highway washed away in flash floods after heavy rains

Traffic on the Mughal Road, which connects the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri in the Jammu region with south Kashmir's Shopian district, was also suspended due to landslides.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Climate change a factor in 'unprecedented' South Asia floods, says Scientists

With more rainfall predicted over the next five days, Bangladesh's Flood Forecast and Warning Centre warned Tuesday that water levels would remain dangerously high in the country's northern regions.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Assam floods: Seven more die, death toll reaches 126 in Northeast

As the flood situation continues to remain critical in Cachar, the authorities rushed the personnel of National Disaster Response Force to this southern Assam district to conduct rescue operations.

published on : 21st June 2022
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