Ganga Vilas cruise gets stuck due to shallow water in Bihar; government denies

A government official admitted that the cruise could not be tied to the shore due to silt and less water in the river. 

published on : 17th January 2023

Four die in TN rain, CM to visit Sirkazhi today

Chief Minister M K Stalin told reporters in Chennai on Sunday he will visit Sirkazhi on Monday (November 14) to take stock of the situation.

published on : 14th November 2022

One SDRF unit for every three districts: Karnataka Home Minister

“The government has provided an aerial platform ladder worth Rs 30 crore to the fire department for emergency response during fire accidents,” he said.

published on : 8th November 2022

Bengal govt takes all measures to deal with adverse situations arising out of cyclone 'Sitrang'

Administrations of South 24 Parganas, North 24 Parganas, and Purba Medinipur have been kept on alert.

published on : 24th October 2022

Ten mountaineers killed in Uttarakhand avalanche; eight rescued

Uttarkashi Disaster Management Officer Devendra Patwal said eight of those trapped were rescued by their team members.

published on : 4th October 2022

Cloudburst disrupts normal life in Uttrakhand

There has been huge devastation after the cloudburst on the Indo-Nepal border. In Pithoragarh district, 36 houses have been heavily damaged due to debris and water.

published on : 11th September 2022

Rain fury brings life to a halt in several parts of MP, including state capital Bhopal

The capital city reported 7.5-inch rain in the last 24 hours, which was the heaviest since the deadly rain of 2016.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Cloudburst in Dehradun, swollen rivers wash away bridges 

Mud entered homes in over a dozen villages following the cloudburst, prompting the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) to shift the affected people to safe locations.

published on : 20th August 2022

Search for three-year-old in Vijayawada continues for second consecutive day 

3 SDRF teams conduct search in Budameru canal; police probing abduction angle also 

published on : 11th August 2022

7,91,353 claims settled, ex gratia released to kin of Covid victims as on May 27, Govt tells LS

A total of 3,171 claims were rejected in Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 29th July 2022

IAF to launch search for 19 Assam workers missing from Arunachal border

The 19 workers, residents of Assam, had been engaged by a contractor to work for a road construction undertaken by the Border Road Organisation (BRO).

published on : 23rd July 2022

Will revert Rs 1,100 crore to SDRF: Andhra Pradesh government to Supreme Court

The Supreme Court was hearing a petition pertaining to the extension of compensation to families of COVID-19 victims by State governments.

published on : 19th July 2022

Andhra Pradesh floods: SDRF comes to rescue, saves 447 people in three districts

A total of 70 personnel comprising two teams from 3rd battalion rescued 222 people from VR Puram and Kunavaram villages in ASR district and shifted them to rehabilitation centres.

published on : 16th July 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

AP SDRF rescued 36 people from drowning in Krishna since its inception

Along with the rescue operations, the SDRF teams have retrieved 40 bodies from rivers and canals. 

published on : 21st May 2022