Karnataka rains

NDRF men shift over 400 families in Vijayapura district

The NDRF teams swung into action at the crack of dawn at 15 villages, including Moratagi, Tarapura, Byadgihala, Kamasagi and Kadani villages. 

published on : 18th October 2020

Flood-like situation in Maharashtra, Karnataka; NDRF undertakes rescue operation

The NDRF has deployed two teams in Maharashtra, one each in Latur and Solapur to rescue people affected due to heavy rainfalls in the area.

published on : 15th October 2020

Torrential rains, floods wreak havoc in Udupi, NDRF teams lead rescue ops

The intensity of the rain increased on Sunday morning, bringing vehicular movement to a grinding halt in Kalsanka, Kaup, Kodavoor, Pernankila, Alevoor and some areas in Manipal.

published on : 20th September 2020

Karnataka declares 130 taluks in 23 districts as flood-hit 

Belagavi district has the highest number of 14 taluks that have been declared flood affected, while the least is in Chamarajanagara and Mandya with one taluk each.

published on : 10th September 2020

Karnataka rains: Life comes to a standstill in Belagavi district as low-lying areas get inundated

Heavy downpour in the last 24 hours wreaked havoc in several parts of Belagavi city. Several houses across the district were  damaged partially or completely due to the rain.

published on : 17th August 2020

Karnataka, Maharashtra to share dam info

Despite large-scale destruction the floods often cause on both sides of the border in Maharashtra and North Karnataka, the state government has failed to find a lasting solution.

published on : 10th August 2020

Two years, two floods, Karnataka got no solutions yet

Large number of unscientific development works in Talacauvery led to landslides; neighbours have to sort out water-sharing issue to prevent future calamities

published on : 10th August 2020

Red alert sounded in seven districts of Karnataka

As on Sunday, Cauvery and Krishna rivers were flowing above the danger mark, and the sluice gates of the dams were opened.

published on : 10th August 2020

Heavy rains help fill up tanks in Karnataka's Chitradurga, dried up borewells recharged

Mallapura, Gonuru, Belaghatta and other tanks in the district have received good amount of water for last several days and are overflowing.

published on : 1st August 2020

Karnataka ramps up flood prepareness, to cover all gram pachayats in vulnerable points

In 2019, Karnataka witnessed one of its worst floods due to heavy rains in neighbouring Maharashtra, resulting in release of large amounts of water from the dams.

published on : 20th June 2020

Rain fury: Government school on verge of collapse in Karnataka's Chikkamagaluru

The recent floods that ravaged the state, including the Malnad districts, have damaged a number of schools.

published on : 24th August 2019

Karnataka rains: As water recedes, Kodagu limps back to normalcy

Restoration works gained pace as it stopped raining throughout the district; some sheltered in relief centres left for their relatives’ houses.

published on : 21st August 2018