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Bengaluru floods: Set up grievances cell in all wards, Karnataka HC to BBMP

Pointing out that the drains are blocked by dumping of debris, the court asked the Palike counsel whether any temporary special grievance cell has been established.

published on : 8th September 2022

Rs 126 crore public assets damaged in Odisha floods

Assessment report by govt says 33 per cent crops over 1.26 lakh hectare were destroyed

published on : 8th September 2022

Bommai appeals to Central team to study changing rain pattern 

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Wednesday appealed to the central team, which is in the state to assess rain damage, to study the strange rain pattern in Karnataka.

published on : 8th September 2022

Dakshina Pinakini river in spate, cuts off e-store godowns

This has occurred as Dakshina Pinakini river is overflowing, causing the Channasandra bridge a prime link connecting the panchayat limits with Bengaluru to be submerged.

published on : 8th September 2022

Deluge-hit Bengaluru limps back to normalcy, BJP faces people's wrath in social media

Parts of Bengaluru that were battered by torrential rains for the last couple of days appeared to be slowly returning to normalcy with floodwaters receding in some areas.

published on : 7th September 2022

Bengaluru floods: IT firms and start-ups ask employees to WFH

Many start-up founders took to Twitter and spoke about their struggles in the past two days. 

published on : 7th September 2022

Flood alert sounded in Cuddalore following increased discharge from Mettur dam

An alert has been sounded across the banks of the river Kollidam as water has been discharged at the rate of 90,000 cusecs from the Mettur dam.

published on : 7th September 2022

Bengaluru floods: HC orders BBMP to set up residents' grievance cell in each ward

As an immediate measure, water is being drained out of flooded areas using pumps, the BBMP submitted.

published on : 7th September 2022

Flooded apartments, lack of drinking water force residents at L B Shastri Nagar in Bengaluru to check into hotels

'We were forced to switch off the electricity supply point as it is in our flooded basement. Borewell water used for drinking cannot be pumped without power,' said a resident. 

published on : 7th September 2022

Karnataka government to meet software companies on Wednesday as Bengaluru continues to reel under floods

Participants will discuss issues faced by them in the meeting. Besides, the BBMP Chief Commissioner will present a PPT on the problems of the city.

published on : 7th September 2022

Bengaluru floods: Residents of posh villas get ferried out in dinghies and tractors

However, these are the same apartment and villa complexes which were listed for demolition as they have encroached on culverts of water bodies.

published on : 7th September 2022

Bengaluru floods: Marathahalli, Yamalur residents told to move out to safety

BBMP has asked marooned residents of Marathahalli and Yamalur to shift temporarily to safe localities as their apartments continue to remain flooded with rain and drain water.

published on : 7th September 2022

BBMP chief Tushar Girinath seeks two more days to clear water

Citizens now scan the sky every evening to look for dark clouds, fearing the next spell of rain could add misery to their plight.

published on : 7th September 2022

Help pours in for flood-ravaged Bengaluru

For those suffering the aftermath of the heavy rain and flooding in the city, here are some groups that are lending a helping hand. And for those willing to volunteer, here’s how you can

published on : 7th September 2022

26 out of 28 MLAs in Bengaluru into real estate: Ramya

The Association for Democratic Reforms, in its recent report, had stated that on an average, MLAs from the state are the richest in the country.

published on : 7th September 2022

No power, water, marooned Bengaluru families shift to hotels

The fallout of flooding is that many children of nearby apartments have been unable to attend school as buses have failed to enter.

published on : 7th September 2022

Blame game begins as Bengaluru floods kill one

23-year-old electrocuted trying to take support of electric pole

published on : 7th September 2022

Scenes from Day 2 of Bengaluru floods

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai set out on night rounds in Bengaluru on Monday to assess the widespread damage caused by rain.

published on : 7th September 2022

As waters rise, BJP-Congress locked in blame game

KPCC chief DK Shivakumar hit back, saying the government had failed to take measures to help people, and was blaming the Congress.

published on : 7th September 2022

Karnataka Cabinet to meet Thursday, discuss Bengaluru floods

The government has come in for some stinging criticism for its failure to handle the rain and floods.

published on : 7th September 2022
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