National Disaster Response Force

Amit Shah greets National Disaster Response Force on its 18th Raising Day

"I salute them for all the lives they saved imperilling their own," he said in his tweet.

published on : 19th January 2023

Cyclone Mandous: Puducherry sets up control rooms and readies relief

Two 24x7 control rooms have been set up, which can be accessed through toll-free numbers 1077 and 1070.

published on : 7th December 2022

NDRF team to study high-risk regions in Pathanamthitta

Back-to-back disasters since the 2018 floods have made Pathanamthitta district a highly risk-prone area.

published on : 30th October 2022

2-day NDRF competitions kick off at AP's Kondapavuluru

The two-day South and South Central Zone Yoga and One Minute Drill Competition organised by the 10th Battalion of National Disaster Response Force began at Kondapavuluru.

published on : 12th October 2022

'Atmanirbhar Bharat': Centre asks NDRF to opt for India-made equipment

Be it CBRN equipment or Alpha contamination monitor, the Centre has directed the force to procure indigenous equipment.

published on : 27th August 2022

Southwest monsoon claims one life, 29 houses in Tamil Nadu, says minister

One person was killed and 29 houses were damaged during the Southwest monsoon in Tamil Nadu, Minister for Revenue and Disaster Management KKSSR Ramachandran said on Sunday.

published on : 8th August 2022

IAF evacuates 34 injured Amarnath pilgrims to Srinagar; L-G visits Nunwan base camp

Flash floods triggered by heavy rain struck near the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas on Friday, leaving at least 15 people dead and more than 30 missing.

published on : 10th July 2022

Death count in Manipur landslide rises to 37, more rains affect search for missing 25

The Army, Assam Rifles, Territorial Army, SDRF and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are part of the search operations.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Gujarat: Heavy rains lash some areas, five NDRF teams moved to Surat, Banaskantha, Rajkot

Parts of Navsari and Tapi districts in south Gujarat, as well as Devbhumi Dwarka, Junagadh and Jamnagar received heavy rainfall in the 24-hour period ending 6 am on Sunday.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Manipur landslide: Two more bodies recovered from debris; toll rises to 10

Search operations by the Indian Army, Assam Rifles, Territorial Army, National Disaster Response Force and SDRF are underway as around 55 people are still missing.

published on : 1st July 2022

Parliamentary panel flags 'huge shortage' of equipment for NDRF

The panel, during its review, found that forest fires are not included in the list of disasters tackled by the specialised force.

published on : 4th April 2022

NDRF deploys victim locating cameras for rescue operations at building collapse site in Hyderabad

Kuldeep, deputy commandant, NDRF told Express that they breach the wall and insert victim locating camera which relays images to screen in hand.

published on : 9th December 2016