floods

Assam: Infrastructure developed in last 5-10 years in flood-hit Dima Hasao destroyed

Dima Hasao was the worst-hit district in the first wave of flood in the state this year as connectivity was disrupted from mid of May.

published on : 24th May 2022

Four million people hit by floods in Bangladesh

Heavy rains and a rush of water from upstream in India's northeast swelled rivers in Bangladesh, with two main border rivers, the Surma and Kushiara, breaching a major embankment.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Karnataka: Youth strands in flood for two days in Dharwad, rescued

Madan Reddy, a native of Andhra Pradesh, came to Kadadalli village outskirts and was struck in the Benne Halla floods. As he has not had a mobile phone, he could not able to contact anyone.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Assam flood: Four more deaths take the toll to 18; 6.8 lakh affected

However, the number of people hit by the calamity decreased marginally to 6,80,118 lakh, the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said.

published on : 21st May 2022

Assam flood death toll rises to 14, situation remains grim

The deaths occurred in Cachar (2), Lakhimpur (1) and Nagaon (1) districts on Friday. With these, the death toll went up to 14 – nine died in flood and five others in landslides.

published on : 21st May 2022

Over 7 lakh affected by Assam flood

Army, air force join rescue operations as major rivers in the region flow above danger level

published on : 20th May 2022

Bommai faces angry residents in rain-hit areas of Bengaluru

While speaking to the CM, many complained that rajakaluves and other drains had not been maintained properly and were repeatedly blocking and causing overflows.

published on : 20th May 2022

Assam flood situation continues to remain grim, over 6.62 lakh affected

Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said it would take 45 days to restore train services in Dima Hasao. Trains pass through this district to go to southern Assam’s Barak Valley, Tripura and Manipur.

published on : 19th May 2022

DIPA seeks timely measures for smooth telecom operations in flood-hit Assam

Assam is reeling under floods, with heavy rainfall and landslides affecting lives in many districts.

published on : 19th May 2022

RailTel's wi-fi at stations helps train passengers in flood-hit Assam to connect with families

RailTel made special arrangements for providing communication using station wi-fi to the stranded passengers of the two trains stuck on the Lumding-Badarpur hill section in Assam last week.

published on : 18th May 2022

Heavy rain floods Karnataka, two flights diverted

“Our transformer on Peenya side tripped because of tripping of the KPTCL transformer on Puttenahalli side. It was restored later.”

published on : 18th May 2022

Flood, landslides wreak havoc in Northeast; four lakh hit in Assam alone

Landslides triggered by incessant rain snapped rail and road links to Barak Valley and Dima Hasao district of Assam and neighbouring states of Tripura, Mizoram and Manipur.

published on : 17th May 2022

Class 11 exams suspended in Assam due to flood, heavy rains

AHSCE on Tuesday informed all the heads of the institutions under it that the Higher Secondary first year examinations to be held till Saturday are suspended until further order.

published on : 17th May 2022

Three killed in landslides in Assam, flood alert issued

At least three people were killed in landslides in Dima Hasao district of Assam, an official bulletin said.

published on : 15th May 2022

Rs 250 crore in first phase to fight Chennai floods

A senior official told TNIE that the Water Resources Department (WRD) had submitted a proposal for Rs 1,297.49 crore to carry out flood mitigation work.

published on : 22nd April 2022
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