Cyclone Tauktae: 1.5 lakh people being shifted in Gujarat; health staff to be on standby

The government has asked hospitals treating COVID-19 patients to ensure a power backup and arrangements are also being made to ensure uninterrupted generation of medical oxygen.

published on : 16th May 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: Cabinet Secretary reviews preparedness, 101 NDRF teams deployed across states

The meeting was attended by Chief Secretaries of the States of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

published on : 16th May 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: NDRF earmarks 53 teams for five states

NDRF Director General S N Pradhan said in a tweet that these teams are being deployed in the coastal regions of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Maharashtra.

published on : 14th May 2021

Four-year-old boy rescued from borewell in Rajasthan's Jalore 16 hours after he fell into it

The child, identified as Anil Dewasi, had fallen into the freshly dug borewell in Lachhri village on Thursday afternoon, they said.

published on : 7th May 2021

Centre provides two choppers, NDRF team to combat Uttarakhand wildfires

The development came after Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat spoke to union home minister Amit Shah. 

published on : 4th April 2021

'Ranchi ki Roshni' to provide solar-powered lamps to NDRF men across India

The project was launched in 2018 as part of a skilling and livelihood mission wherein women self-help groups were trained to make LED solar lamps under the scheme ‘Ranchi ki Roshni’.

published on : 28th March 2021

Uttarakhand glacier burst: NDRF team reaches 171 metres inside Tapovan tunnel

According to NDRF, the excavation work went on from 11:50 pm to 2:15 am last night to dewater the tunnel.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Running events for students organised in Vijayawada

On the occasion, Satish Kumar demonstarted some of the rescue missions undertaken by the NDRF during local and national natural disaster incidents. 

published on : 15th February 2021

TN gets Rs 286.91 crore Nivar, Burevi aid from Centre

However, the Central government only sanctioned Rs 63.14 crore for Nivar and Rs 223.77 crore for Burevi damages.

published on : 14th February 2021

India to get United Nations tag of international disaster response force for NDRF

The National Disaster Response Force was raised in 2006 to undertake specific tasks of relief and rescue during natural and manmade disasters or life threatening situations.

published on : 10th January 2021

IAF, NDRF, forest personnel try to douse fire raging in Nagaland's Dzukou

Asked about the impact of the fire on the main Dzukou valley, the DFO Kohima said that it is safe as of current situation.

published on : 7th January 2021

Forest fire in Nagaland's Dzukou valley increasing its magnitude: NDRF

The forest fire in Dzukou valley is continuously increasing its magnitude and spreading towards the hills of neighbouring Manipur.

published on : 5th January 2021

IAF choppers, NDRF teams try to extinguish wildfire in Nagaland's Dzukou Range

The DFO said the fire is under control as reported by the pilots and the teams are trying to prevent it from spreading to the Dzukou valley.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Seven NDRF teams deployed for fire fighting at Nagaland's Dzuko valley

Earlier, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday assured assistance to Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh to contain wildfire on the Manipur-Nagaland border.

published on : 2nd January 2021

Cyclone damage: EPS deputes 11 Ministers to monitor relief

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Saturday deputed 11 senior ministers to the districts affected by cyclone Buveri to coordinate the relief work.

published on : 6th December 2020
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