Kerala Floods

Mass exodus starts as Kuttanad stares at flooding

Outer bunds of five paddy polders breached | 350 houses submerged at Kainakari, 150 at Valiyathuruth and 200 at Vavakkad | 3,205 people in 69 camps in dist

published on : 10th August 2020

Wary of flood, people stock up on boats

 As flooding of low-lying areas becomes more regular in Kerala, the trend of purchasing boats and canoes for individual use is catching on.

published on : 2nd August 2020

Kerala sits on proposals from Japanese agencies on flood management

While the JWA proposal was submitted around August last year, the JICA recommendation for training Kerala engineers in Japan was made in October.

published on : 20th April 2020

Flood relief graft: Three still at large

The accused siphoned off Rs 12.94 lakh from the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund last year after hatching a conspiracy.

published on : 11th March 2020

Compensation pleas from 2018 flood victims flood Permanent Lok Adalat

As of Friday, 17,901 flood relief compensation petitions have been received at the PLA.

published on : 7th March 2020

Man who lost home in flood ends life

Sanil, a daily-wage labourer, allegedly hanged himself due to delay in receiving relief fund

published on : 4th March 2020

Rs 961 crore allotted to repair roads damaged in flood

Roads under local self-govt dept, spanning 11,800 km, will be rebuilt with the fund

published on : 8th January 2020

After losing home, Gulf returnees may once again choose migration

Kerala Migration Survey shows the number of return emigrants in 2018 reaching 13 lakh

published on : 10th December 2019

Kochi in deep waters yet again

With memories of last year’s flood yet to fade away, Kochiites had to face another deluge on Monday morning with heavy rain pounding the city.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Rahul Gandhi urges for timely compensation to flood-affected in letter to Kerala CM

Gandhi lauded the 'untiring efforts' and 'dedication' of the public functionaries and the citizens of Kerala for extending support to the families affected in the recent floods.

published on : 1st October 2019

Kerala floods one month after: Biodiversity assessment likely to miss deadline

We are yet to begin the process of impact assessment, said a District Biodiversity coordinator.

published on : 25th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Government adopts all strategies to raise funds

According to the budget papers, a total of Rs 11,866.9 crore is owed to the government under various heads at the end of the 2016-17 financial year.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Beneficiaries cry foul over parameters of loan scheme

Lekha’s words present the state of affair of the allotment of interest-free loan to flood-ravaged families in the state.

published on : 22nd September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Centre supports state’s demand for GST cess

The state government had originally proposed a 10 per cent cess on SGST that would mobilise anything between Rs 700 crore and Rs 900 crore a fiscal.

published on : 21st September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Central team to assess flood damage from Friday

The 11-member team, led by Home Ministry’s Special Secretary B R Sharma, will visit all 12 affected districts in the state till September 24.

published on : 21st September 2018
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