Patna rains

Threat of epidemic looms over Patna as water recedes

Over 2.5 lakh residents of Patna, who have been severely affected by the floods following incessant rain for last four days, are now facing the threat of water-borne diseases.

published on : 4th October 2019

Bihar rains: Death toll rises to 45, Patna limps back to normalcy 

Patna witnessed no rainfall in the last 48 hours and bright sunshine encouraged the marooned people to venture out of their houses to carry on with their daily lives with restoration work now in full

published on : 3rd October 2019

Under-water Patna spent only 5 per cent of Smart City funds

Sewerage development, smart lighting, transports, decongestion, seamless mobility and other projects come under Smart city mission.

published on : 3rd October 2019

BJP MP Ram Kripal Yadav falls into flood-water after boat capsizes, rescued by locals in rain-hit Patna

The incident took place when Yadav was in Ramnibigha village to take stock of the situation. He was rescued by the locals.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Bihar rains: CM Nitish Kumar reviews flooded areas of Patna

Interacting with scores of stranded residents, he assured them to not get tensed, as the government was undertaking all-out efforts to overcome waterlogging.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Bihar rains: Air India waives off penalties on cancellation for flights to and from Patna till Oct 3

All applicable penalties of re-issuance, date change, no-show, and cancellation and refund charges for travel for both domestic as well as international flights have been waived off.

published on : 1st October 2019

Bihar rains: NDRF rescues over 4,000 people from floodwaters in Patna

NDRF also said normal life has been disrupted in the capital city and adjoining areas like Rajendra Nagar, Kankar Bagh, Patrakar Nagar, Hanuman Nagar and Malahi Pakri, among others.

published on : 1st October 2019

Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi, his family rescued from his residence in rain-hit Patna

The National and State Disaster Response Forces bailed out Modi, along with his family, by towing them away on a boat.

published on : 30th September 2019