rescue operation

15-year-old boy goes missing in Brahmani river in Odisha

Sources said Behera and two of his friends, Muna Sahoo and Subham Jena, had gone to Balipada ghat to take bath in the river.

published on : 9th May 2022

Kerala youth rescued after 45-hour ordeal, brave personnel lauded for mission

The youth, who displayed unbelievable willpower in the last two days, walked for some distance and appeared cheerful.

published on : 10th February 2022

Mission Possible: A rundown on how Kerala trekker was rescued

Here are the details of the 45-hr-ordeal of trekker R Babu, 23, after he slipped and fell from Kurumbachi hills near Malampuzha into a crevice and how mountaineers from the Army rescued him

published on : 10th February 2022

It was risky operation, but fortunate to rescue Babu with precision: Army officer

Speaking to TNIE from Chennai, Arun said teams of Army personnel arrived from Bengaluru and the Madras Regimental Centre in Wellington, Coonoor, Ooty.

published on : 10th February 2022

Death count rises to 34, rescue ops continue post Mount Semeru volcanic eruption in Indonesia

Mount Semeru on the island of Java ejected volcanic ash high into the sky and rained hot mud on Saturday.

published on : 7th December 2021

Govt announces Rs 5L for flood-hit families

Families of govt employees killed in rescue operations to be paid `25 lakh; crop loss enumeration underway

published on : 23rd November 2021

Vypeen fishermen wait at Aluva to join rescue ops

Just like in 2018, fishers have volunteered to help fire force and police personnel in evacuation and rescue operations if required

published on : 20th October 2021

Odisha enforces strict adherence to SOPs during rescue operations after Mundali mishap

Special Relief Commissioner PK Jena asked the Addl DGP (Law and Order) to religiously follow the SOPs for deployment of ODRAF teams in search and rescue operations.

published on : 26th September 2021

Odisha rains: 1,878 people evacuated, rescue operations on 

Former councillor Susant Swain alleged that nearly 35 families in wards no 1, 8, 16, and 17 are stranded for two days as their houses are waterlogged and no effort has been taken by authorities.

published on : 14th September 2021

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

Cyclone Ockhi: Navy, Coast Guard save 39 Kerala fishermen

The Indian Navy and Coast Guard have also located another 70 following the bad weather conditions that hit Kerala and Tamil Nadu coasts a day ago.

published on : 1st December 2017

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