Godavari river

Fill Suryapet tanks with Godavari water: Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao

The Chief Minister also instructed the officials to take up repairs of the canals immediately, for a smooth flow of water.

published on : 12th November 2019

Release of water: Sri Ram Sagar Project officials to lodge protest against Babli engineers

The inflows still did not stop, widening the waterspread in the backwaters, and further submerging lands in Nanded district of Maharashtra.

published on : 29th October 2019

'Royal Vasishta', which capsized in AP's Godavari with 77 onboard, retrieved after 38 days

The ill-fated boat with nearly 77 passengers and crew had capsized in river Godavari as it passed through whirlpools at Kachaluru on September 15.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Sri Ram Sagar Project in Telangana to the brim after three years as 16 gates lifted

After a span of three years, as many as 16  gates of the Sri Ram Sagar Project (SRSP) were lifted up to 2 feet on Monday, releasing 75,000 cusecs of water into Godavari river. 

published on : 22nd October 2019

Eight gates of Sri Ram Sagar Project lifted after three years

The irrigation project had reached its Full Reservoir Level(FRL) of 1091Feet and full capacity of 90TMC.

published on : 21st October 2019

Godavari boat tragedy victims forgotten?

A month after the incident, family members of deceased and missing persons are yet to receive promised help and ex-gratia.

published on : 11th October 2019

Andhra Pradesh irrigation department plans to take up dredging in Godavari river

The Irrigation Department has made a proposal to take up dredging in Godavari river at Dowleswaram to augment sand supply.

published on : 7th October 2019

Not much progress in Royal Vasishta boat retrieval from Godavari

According to the district officials, the 22-member team, along with heavy machinery and equipment, went to the site of the boat capsize in the river in mechanised boats and a barge.

published on : 1st October 2019

Krishna, Godavari in spate again as heavy inflows continue, alert issued 

District administrations of both Krishna and Guntur have been put on high alert and the officials are on standby to evacuate people from low-lying areas on a short notice. 

published on : 29th September 2019

Godavari boat mishap victims' families to get Rs 10 Lakh compensation

Each of the families of the victims of the boat capsize in Godavari river, will be compensated `10 lakh from the insurance company, said East Godavari SP Adnan Nayeem.

published on : 24th September 2019

Godavari boat capsized: Andhra government failed in rescue and relief operations, says ex-TDP MLAs

They alleged 90 per cent of persons, who secured jobs through the government’s recent initiatives to boost employment scenario, were YSRC cadres.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Hyderabad witnesses last rites of woman killed in Godavari boat accident

Their residence echoed with cries of the relatives mourning the untimely death.

published on : 18th September 2019

Godavari boat tragedy: Toll reaches 23 as search and rescue teams retrieve 14 more bodies

NDRF personnel have identified that the capsized boat was at a depth of 315 feet and suspect that the missing people might be stuck in the boat.

published on : 17th September 2019

Kadipikonda villagers pool money to bring bodies back

Standing by the distraught family members, Kadipikonda villagers have pooled in money to lend help in bringing back dead bodies of those who drowned in Godavari River.

published on : 17th September 2019

Godavari boat tragedy: Toll rises to 12, search on for 35 missing

One helicopter of the Indian Navy and another of the ONGC have been pressed into service while eight boats were being used by NDRF and SDRF personnel to search for the people feared drowned.

published on : 16th September 2019
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