500 cops deployed for Kartika Pournima in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh

Another 120 police personnel have been deployed for bandobast at Hamsaladeevi in Nagaya Lanka. 

published on : 12th November 2019

NDRF to make kids future-ready with satellite designing contest

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.

published on : 11th November 2019

Cyclone Bulbul: Damaged poles snap power supply in many villages of Odisha

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. 

published on : 10th November 2019

Rajasthan government demands Rs 2,645 crore from Centre as farmers' compensation

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has approved the memorandum in a meeting with officials of the Department of Disaster Management and Relief.

published on : 7th November 2019

Telangana police initiate measures to close uncapped borewells

Incidents of children falling into borewells are increasing in various parts and need to be prevented by creating awareness among the people. 

published on : 4th November 2019

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.

published on : 29th October 2019

Save Sujith: Could the rescue have been handled better if NDRF was called in early?

TN government officials maintained that the standard operating procedure (SOP) adopted by the State rescue agencies is same as that of NDRF.

published on : 27th October 2019

Vijayawada reliving monsoon nightmare

Inflow into Prakasam Barrage at 6L cusecs; second-level warning likely to be lifted today

published on : 26th October 2019

Scuba divers find Royal Vasishta boat in ‘V’ shape

As 13 persons are still missing, the government entrusted the work to retrieve the boat with Balaji Marine, led by Dharmadi Satyam.

published on : 21st October 2019

Six who went missing found dead in Nagarjuna Sagar Left Canal

NDRF staff conducted search and rescue operations for over 10 hours and fished out the Scorpio and the six bodies from the canal.

published on : 20th October 2019

Man jumps into River Krishna to end life, rescued by NDRF personnel

Depressed over harassment by house owner for not paying rent

published on : 19th October 2019

Three trapped in coal mine for four days in West Bengal, rescue operation underway by NDRF

After three days of failed attempts by the local administration, the NDRF team has arrived from Kolkata to carry out rescue operations.

published on : 17th October 2019

Andhra Pradesh Police commemoration week starts

Cops will pay homage to martyrs through activities to be conducted this week, says DGP

published on : 16th October 2019

Navaratri fete to conclude with celestial boat ride at Vijayawada's Punnami Ghat

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.

published on : 8th October 2019

Bihar flood situation is serious, says Minister Kishan Reddy

National Disaster Response Force is working closely with the Bihar government, and other paramilitary forces are also ready to move if needed.

published on : 1st October 2019
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