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Karnataka floods


Explained: Why Bengaluru neighbourhoods were flooded during recent rain

November 23, 2021 5:37 pm

Poor urban planning and the construction of buildings on valleys and lake beds have led to the flood mess in Bengaluru, say experts.

After opposition wrath, Karnataka CM visits rain-affected areas in Chikkaballapur district

November 21, 2021 11:13 pm

“A compensation of Rs 5 lakh would be paid for those whose houses were completely damaged.  The Deputy Commissioner has been instructed to pay Rs10,000 immediately as a compensation for the houses partially damaged," Bommai said.

83 taluks in Karnataka declared 'flood-hit'

August 18, 2021 11:11 am

The list includes Belagavi, Chikkamagaluru, Hubballi city, Kadur, Davanagere, Dandeli, Alur, Lakshmeshwar, Tarikere, Mundagod, Supa, Hubballi, Bhadravati, Channagiri, Annigeri, Babaleshwar, Nidagundi, Kolhar, Muddebihal, Harapanahalli, Hosanagar and Mudigere.

Karnataka BJP MLA holds one-man protest at Vidhana Soudha, demands flood relief for Mudigere

August 12, 2021 4:11 pm

The MLA demanded that his constituency in Chikkamagaluru district should be considered for relief funds as per the norms of the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) and the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF).

Karnataka floods: CM Bommai requests Amit Shah to send central team to assess damage

August 02, 2021 9:24 am

The CM said that compensation amounts of Rs 5 lakh for loss of house, Rs 3 lakh for partial damages, and Rs 50,000 for minor damages will continue to be released. He added that officials were in the process of ascertaining and classifying damaged properties.

Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai visits flood-hit Uttara Kannada, inspects relief activities

July 29, 2021 10:09 pm

Meanwhile, Bommai directed the district administration to shift those in Kalache village in Yallapur taluk of Uttara Kannada to a safer place. The area had reported widespread devastation due to landslips earlier.

Over 40 dead as rain batters Maharashtra; Goa sees worst floods in decades

July 24, 2021 2:40 am

Heavy rains also wreaked havoc in parts of Telangana and Karnataka.

Karnataka floods: Loss at Rs 15,410 crores, says CM, urges more central relief

December 14, 2020 8:11 am

Yediyurappa said the state experienced two more spells of “very heavy to extremely heavy rainfall” during the second fortnight of September, as well as the second and third weeks of October, even as several other parts of the state were still recovering from the floods in August.

Bengaluru Hulimavu lake breach: CM announces Rs 50,000 aid for economically weak victims

November 26, 2019 6:29 pm

The BBMP, after an assessment survey, had identified that as many as 630 houses were damaged in the deluge. CM BS Yediyurappa met the victims Tuesday.

Bengaluru's Hulimavu lake breach: Probe on to identify culprits, restoration work underway

November 26, 2019 11:23 am

As many as 630 houses have been damaged due to the flash floods that took place Sunday afternoon after the lake bund was damaged allegedly by an earthmover brought in by an individual.