rescue operations

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

Maharashtra rains: Search operations called off in landslide-hit Taliye village in Raigad district

The village, located in Mahad taluka of Raigad in Maharashtra's Konkan region, witnessed the deadliest landslide last Thursday after heavy rains, flattening several houses in the area.

published on : 26th July 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

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