Another 120 police personnel have been deployed for bandobast at Hamsaladeevi in Nagaya Lanka.
Scientist Mayilsamy Annadurai, as part of National Design and Research Forum's (NDRF) golden jubilee celebrations, is set to conduct a national satellite designing contest for school students.
At least 150 small traders who had come down to sell their wares at the Baliyatra were shifted to a cyclone shelter by the administration.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has approved the memorandum in a meeting with officials of the Department of Disaster Management and Relief.
Incidents of children falling into borewells are increasing in various parts and need to be prevented by creating awareness among the people.
Sujith's tragedy reveals Fire & Rescue Dept gives no training to handle borewell rescue missions, needs action plan
Without any specialized training, the Fire and Rescue team was on standby during the later stages of the rescue mission.
TN government officials maintained that the standard operating procedure (SOP) adopted by the State rescue agencies is same as that of NDRF.
Inflow into Prakasam Barrage at 6L cusecs; second-level warning likely to be lifted today
As 13 persons are still missing, the government entrusted the work to retrieve the boat with Balaji Marine, led by Dharmadi Satyam.
NDRF staff conducted search and rescue operations for over 10 hours and fished out the Scorpio and the six bodies from the canal.
Depressed over harassment by house owner for not paying rent
After three days of failed attempts by the local administration, the NDRF team has arrived from Kolkata to carry out rescue operations.
Cops will pay homage to martyrs through activities to be conducted this week, says DGP
Marking the end of the 10-day-long Dasara festival, Teppotsavam, a celestial boat ride of goddess Kanaka Durga and Lord Malleswara Swamy (lord Shiva), will be conducted on Tuesday.
National Disaster Response Force is working closely with the Bihar government, and other paramilitary forces are also ready to move if needed.