Maharashtra floods

No guardian for farmers, says Fadnavis after visiting rain-affected Nanded villages

Devendra Fadnavis was speaking to reporters after visiting Chivli and Fulval villages in Nanded, some 260 kilometres from Aurangabad, during the day.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Heavy rains lead to waterlogging in several parts of Maharashtra

IMD had predicted thunderstorms with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of isolated places of Mumbai has predicted moderate rain in the city in next 24 hours.

published on : 31st August 2021

Over 4,000 hectares of land damaged due to rain, floods in Maharashtra's Raigad 

According to the agriculture department of Raigad, 4,171 hectares of agricultural land used for paddy cultivation was damaged during the heavy rainfall and floods on July 21 and 22.

published on : 17th August 2021

Maharashtra: Over 9,700 houses, 45 buildings, more than 3,700 shops damaged in Mahad due to July floods

A total of 45 buildings, 1,859 partially permanent houses, 23 temporary houses and 36 huts have also suffered damages due to the flooding, which occurred on July 21-22.

published on : 13th August 2021

Raigad administration to build memorial for 84 who died in Maharashtra landslide

Nidhi Chaudhari, Raigad District collector said the villagers told the administration that they will not go back to where their houses stood. 

published on : 9th August 2021

Maharashtra government announces Rs 11,500-crore package for aid to flood victims, repair works

A part of the package will be used for undertaking long-term flood mitigation measures in the state, where more than 200 people lost their lives in recent rain-related incidents.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Need to work on permanent solution to flood crisis in Maharashtra, says CM Uddhav Thackeray

Thackeray said if some constructions are causing obstacles to the natural flow of water, they need to be removed.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Maharashtra floods damage prized collection at 156-year-old library

A 156-year-old library in Maharashtra’s Chiplun town has seen many of its prized collections of books, historical documents, and artifacts covered in mud after the recent floods.  

published on : 2nd August 2021

Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis seeks all-party meet to discuss measures for flood management

Fadnavis also sought a separate disaster management authority for districts in Konkan, considering the frequency of natural calamities in the region.

published on : 1st August 2021

Road infra suffered Rs 1,800 crore loss in Maharashtra floods, says minister

Chavan said last week's torrential rains, floods, and landslides caused Rs 700-crore loss to road infrastructure in the coastal Konkan region alone.

published on : 30th July 2021

Maharashtra deputy CM Ajit Pawar calls for structures that allow free flow of flood water underneath

Ajit said that the Maha Vikas Aghadi government in the state was taking measure to avoid damages due to such calamities in future.

published on : 30th July 2021

Rehabilitation only solution to hardships caused by floods: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Thackeray said that his government was keen to find a permanent solution to the situation faced by the flood-prone villages in the state.

published on : 30th July 2021

BJP misleading people over Centre's aid to flood-hit people in Maharashtra: NCP

It means that of the entire relief amount of Rs 3,701 crore, the Union government has sanctioned Rs 701 crore only.

published on : 29th July 2021

Maharashtra floods: BJP legislators to donate salaries to CMRF 

Heavy rains last week caused massive floods and landslides in large parts of the state, especially in the coastal Konkan and Western Maharashtra regions.

published on : 28th July 2021

Maharashtra floods claim 251 lives, 13 districts across state affected, says Nawab Malik

Extending gratitude to the Centre for helping the state government in saving lives, he hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Pary, stating that the way BJP leaders are talking is not Maharashtra's culture.

published on : 27th July 2021
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