Flood alert

Nine shutters of Mullaperiyar dam opened as water reaches permissible level of 142 ft

The surplus water was released into the Periyar river by raising 5 shutters to a height of 60 cm and another 4 shutters by 30 cm.

published on : 30th November 2021

Water level in Mullaiperiyar dam at 142 ft, final flood alert issued

Following this, 1,682.46 cusecs of water is being released, said the PWD officials.

published on : 30th November 2021

Water level in Mullai Periyar dam reached 142 ft; Final flood alert given

As on Tuesday morning status, 2,210 cusecs of inflow was seen in the dam, while 1,682.46 cusecs is being released for irrigation of farm lands in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 30th November 2021

Flood alert in Madurai, Theni districts as water in Mullaiperiyar dam crosses 138 feet

“People residing near the banks of the river have been asked to move to safer locations,” they said. 

published on : 29th October 2021

Flood alert issued for people in Chennai's suburbs

Since 2 pm on Sunday, 1000 cubic feet surplus water per second was being released from the Poondi reservoir.

published on : 10th October 2021

Flood alert in Godavari districts

Around 5 lakh cusecs of flood water was discharged from Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage at Dowleswaram on Wednesday. 

published on : 30th September 2021

Odisha rains: Water enters Baripada town, bridge washed away near Similipal

Vehicular communication to many areas in the district has also been affected with water overtopping the roads.

published on : 16th September 2021

Vijayawada: 24 NDRF teams on standby amid flood alert

District admin instructs people residing at Ranigari Thota, Geeta Nagar, Balaji Nagar, and other areas to relocate

published on : 3rd August 2021

Rising Yamuna water level leads to flood warning

Authorities evacuate people from river floodplains, boats pressed into action

published on : 31st July 2021

Vaigai dam reaches capacity, flood alert issued for second time

After the Vaigai Dam’s capacity reached 68.50 cubic feet on Saturday, a second flood alert was issued by the district administration for the second time. 

published on : 25th July 2021

Flood alert sounded in Tiruppur

A flood alert has been sounded to residents in the district living along the Amaravathi river following incessant rainfall in its catchments areas.

published on : 25th July 2021

Flood alerts issued as rain fury hits western TN districts

The Coimbatore district administration issued the alert following the release of water from the Pillur dam.

published on : 24th July 2021

Monsoon arrives in Odisha a day earlier, likely to cover entire state in next 48 hours

The earlier than usual arrival can be attributed to the cyclonic circulation over the Bay of Bengal which is likely to concentrate into a low pressure area over the bay around Friday.

published on : 10th June 2021

At least ten dead after heavy rains lash Mumbai, suburban rail service resumes

Residents are putting out videos of waterlogging in several areas, while the meteorological department warns of more severe rainfall for the next three days.

published on : 29th August 2017