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Bihar flood


Flood relief: Centre nod to Rs 1,800 cr for Bihar, Karnataka

October 05, 2019 6:10 am

"...Hon’ble Home Minister has further approved the advance release of 2nd installment of Centre’s share of SDRF amounting to Rs 213.75 crore to the State of Bihar for the year 2019-2020,” an MHA statement said.

Man masterfully mimics Lalu Prasad Yadav to talk about Patna flood situation, Internet loves it

October 07, 2019 6:41 pm

The Patna resident admitted that he is an aspiring actor and was glad that the video went viral. He is hoping that this fame will help him in his acting career.

Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: IMD forecasts thunderstorm, light rains in Mumbai

October 06, 2019 9:31 am

Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: Delhi will receive light showers in the next few days, the IMD predicted. Thanks to the rains, the capital will also see cooler temperatures.

Patna floods: Heartbreaking video of man clinging to his rickshaw goes viral

October 01, 2019 1:13 pm

According to the state disaster management authority, the flood havoc has claimed over 40 lives in the last few days.

Heavy rain predicted for flood-hit Assam, Bihar makes slow recovery

September 06, 2017 10:25 pm

The flooding hit over 1.5 crore people in Bihar, UP and Assam last month and caused massive damage to wildlife and property. While the Assam administration reported improvement in the situation, the weatherman predicted heavy rain in some parts of the state.

Opposition attacks Bihar government over 'inadequate' flood relief measures

August 24, 2017 3:21 pm

In the state Legislative Council too, Congress and RJD members registered strong protests over "inadequate" flood relief arrangements and also over 'Srijan scam' at Bhagalpur forcing Deputy Chairman Harun Rashid to adjourn the House till 2:30 PM.

Third child born on NDRF rescue boat in flood-hit Bihar

August 23, 2017 8:36 pm

"Today while evacuating a pregnant woman with her guardian by NDRF team from her far-flung flood affected village of Patjilwa under Block Chiraiya in East Champaran district, she delivered a boy on our boat, a NDRF release said.

Flood situation worsens in Bihar, death toll rises to 253

August 20, 2017 9:15 pm

Araria district accounted for 57 deaths alone, followed by Sitamarhi (31), West Champaran (29), Katihar (23), East Champaran (19) while 13 each have died in Madhubani, Supaul and Madhepura, a Disaster Management Department release said.

Bihar flood situation: Over 150 dead, 1 crore people in 17 districts affected; ETF deployed for rescue ops

August 19, 2017 9:54 pm

Bihar flood: The toll due to the floods triggered by rains in Nepal and northern parts of the state stood at 119 Thursday, and 98 lakh people in 16 districts were hit.

NDRF DG takes stock of flood situation in Bihar, Jharkhand

July 29, 2017 9:07 pm

DG NDRF appreciated the role played by 9 Battalion NDRF in the field of operation, training & community awareness programmes in Bihar and Jharkhand states, a NDRF statement said


Bihar floods: Seemanchal worst hit, rescue efforts yet to gather pace

August 14, 2017 3:57 pm

Atleast two million people have been affected by the floods in Bihar. Kishanganj, Araria, Purnea and Katihar districts are among those which are worst affected. PM Modi has assured the people that all help will be given to the state. CM Nitish Kumar has also asked the assistance of Army and the Indian Air Force in the search and rescue operations.