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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Maharashtra rain


Two days of heavy rain over most parts of Maharashtra: IMD

October 14, 2020 11:02 am

On Monday, a low-pressure system had formed in the Bay of Bengal, which strengthened into a depression, further intensified into a deep depression, and crossed over land near Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh between 6.30 am and 7.30 am on Tuesday.

Maharashtra: Heavy rain takes a toll on stored onions, prices soar in wholesale markets

September 06, 2020 10:57 am

Traders attribute the rise in prices to a disruption in the supply chain, caused by heavy rain in the last week of August, which affected the quality of stored onions in Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat.

Maharashtra records 40 per cent surplus rain in August

August 31, 2020 11:40 pm

As on August 31, the live water stock in 3,267 reservoirs in the state was 76.98 per cent of their total capacity. According to the latest report by the state Ministry of Water Resources, this stock was 38.28 per cent in July-end.

Cyclone Maha to bring rain over north Maharashtra

November 02, 2019 3:22 am

According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), cyclone Maha formed in the Arabian Sea on October 31 will lead to overcast conditions and clouding during the next week over western coast of the state.

As Maharashtra records excess rain, some villages await first heavy shower

August 23, 2019 3:38 am

Having recorded less than 150 mm of rain since June, the mood in these 50 to 70 villages scattered around Beed district’s Georai and Kaij talukas is dark, clouded by the fear that they are moving from one drought to the next.

Maharashtra flood: Fadnavis cancels last lap of Mahajanadesh Yatra on August 9

August 08, 2019 4:12 pm

On Thursday, the CM visited flood-hit Kolhapur and Sangli districts, and held a series of meetings to scale up rescue and relief operations.

Maharashtra flood: 10 dead, 7 missing after rescue boat capsizes in Sangli

August 08, 2019 1:45 pm

Most talukas in Sangli and Kolhapur districts are currently facing severe floods. Various rescue teams of local authorities, along with NDRF, Army and the Navy, are undertaking rescue operations.

Pune doctors support IMA strike tomorrow, but won't stop work due to flood in state

August 07, 2019 2:07 pm

The IMA had called for a 24-hour strike from 6 AM on August 8 to protest against provisions of the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill.

Sangli, Kolhapur and Satara flooded: Highway shut, 70,000 moved, Air Force joins relief work

August 07, 2019 2:57 pm

Power supply had to be cut off in many parts of the three districts as transformers and feeder pillars were submerged.

Mumbai-Bangalore highway closed between Sangli and Kolhapur due to flood-like situation

August 06, 2019 1:18 pm

NDRF teams deployed in Sangli and Kolhapur have launched rescue operations to move stranded people to safer places. The teams have so far rescued over 200 people.