Bihar flood

Bihar flood News

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

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

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

"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

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

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

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


Life thrown out of gear in Patna due to rains

According to state Met office, 92.6 mm rains were recorded in Patna from evening to night yesterday.

Thousands affected in Bihar flood, evacuation on

Around 45,000 people have been affected by flood in Darbhanga district alone, said DMD Secretary Anirudh Kumar.

‘Nothing alarming,’ says Manjhi as Kosi water level comes down

The crisis-like situation developed after a landslide in Nepal a few days ago over Bhote Kosi

Kosi flood threat blows over, alert withdrawn from six districts

Bihar government withdraws flood threat from six out of nine districts.

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

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.