Rescue Operations

NDRF team rescues 6-year-old girl from debris in quake-hit Turkey

The NDRF is working to extricate live victims from under the rubble and providing first-aid to the injured, before handing them over to medical response authorities.

published on : 10th February 2023

Telangana man who got stuck between two rocks rescued after two days

While trying to retrieve his mobile phone which had fallen between rocks, Ch Raju, who belongs to Reddipet village of Kamareddy, got trapped between the rocks.

published on : 15th December 2022

Indonesia: Earthquake survivors appeal for supplies as rain hampers rescue

Two days after the quake flattened their homes, residents were still trying to retrieve priceless belongings including family photos, religious books and marriage certificates.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Drones, radars and choppers being used for rescue of Amarnath pilgrims

NDRF, SDRF, J&K Police, Army, CRPF, BSF and ITBP are involved in the rescue work and clearing debri.

published on : 10th July 2022

Bodies of Uttarakhand bus accident victims to be brought to Madhya Pradesh by IAF aircraft: CM Chouhan

The MP Home Department had also issued a list of 28 passengers from Panna who were travelling in the ill-fated bus.

published on : 6th June 2022

Rescuers unlikely to reach trapped Meghalaya miners in next five days: Expert

According to him, the platform is likely to be built inside the pit to drill out water and if that happens, high-powered pumps will be used. 

published on : 30th December 2018

Chalakudy town flooded

The water flow into the Poringalkuthu reservoir in Kerala from the Parambikulam and  TN Sholayar dams resulted in the Chalakudy river overflowing and the town flooding.

published on : 17th August 2018

Tamil Nadu: Nine bodies found charred in Theni forest fire, IAF concludes rescue operations

The tragedy struck a group of trekkers from Chennai, Coimbatore, Tiruppur and Erode who took a leisure trip to the Kurangani forest in Bodi range at Western Ghats on Saturday.

published on : 12th March 2018

Utkal Express derailment in UP: Mangled coaches pose tough challenge for track clearance

Two heavy duty 140-tonne cranes were pressed into service at the crack of the dawn to clear derailed coaches, from which the survivors were rescued and bodies pulled out till late last night.

published on : 20th August 2017