Karnataka floods

Central team to visit flood-hit districts of Karnataka for two days

An inter-ministerial Central team will visit the flood-affected areas in Karnataka over two days starting Sunday.

published on : 5th September 2021

Flood caused damages worth Rs 7,800 crore in Belagavi: Govind Karjol

More than 38,000 people from the flood-hit areas had been rehabilitated in gruel centres and he advised the district administration to allow the people in such centres to stay for another week.

published on : 6th August 2021

Langurs stranded on tree amidst floods in Karnataka's Haveri, forest and fire teams launch rescue ops

Around 12-13 langurs that were in the fields of Handiganur village climbed the tree to escape from the increasing river water and got stranded on the tree itself.

published on : 26th July 2021

Rain submerges several villages in Bagalkot district of Karnataka

Overflowing Ghataprabha and Krishna rivers have submerged at least 25 villages in Bagalkot district following heavy rains in the region over the past week.

published on : 26th July 2021

Indian Coast Guard, Navy come to rescue rain-hit population in Uttara Kannada

A navy helicopter was pressed into service in Sunkasale near Ankola after 15 tourists were stranded in a partially submerged hotel.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Heavy rain wreaks havoc on Karnataka-Maharashtra-Goa border, rail and road traffic hit

A high alert has been sounded in areas surrounding the Krishna river and its tributaries which are all in spate. The people have been alerted to take precautions. 

published on : 23rd July 2021

Kumaraswamy springs a surprise, praises BSY’s flood relief work

There is also speculation over Kumaraswamy’s statement that his party was not in favour of the collapse of the Yediyurappa government, and his sudden appreciation for the BJP leader.

published on : 29th October 2019