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National Disaster Response Force (NDRF)


Army, IAF, Navy, NDRF deployed in rescue work in flood-affected areas

July 26, 2021 7:34 am

Following a request by the civil administration, the Pune-headquartered Southern Command has mobilised flood relief and rescue teams to assist the local administration in flood districts, an officer said.

Yoga Day celebrated across Pune

June 22, 2021 8:10 am

Pune-headquartered Southern Command of the Indian Army said yoga sessions were performed across all military stations under its area of responsibility with participation of more than 70,000 people, including officers, personnel, families and others.

NDRF to place 15 teams in coastal Maharashtra

June 10, 2021 1:37 am

NDRF officials said on Wednesday that 15 of their teams were being prepositioned in coastal Maharashtra following the prediction of heavy rain in Sindhudurg, Ratnagiri, Raigad, Thane and Palghar districts along with Mumbai.

Cabinet Secretary chairs NCMC meet to review preparations for cyclone Yaas

May 23, 2021 10:17 am

The meeting was attended by the chief secretaries and officers of West Bengal, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Puducherry.

Coronavirus: 49 NDRF personnel who fought Cyclone Amphan test positive

June 09, 2020 5:39 pm

NDRF had until recently remained untouched by Covid even as infections in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) had crossed 1,500.

Daman, seven districts in Gujarat put on high alert due to Cyclone Nisarga

June 02, 2020 1:02 am

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has deployed 11 teams in Gujarat and one each in Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli along with five teams of State Disaster Response Force (SDRF). More teams that have been put on stand by in nearby areas.

Cyclonic situation on Arabian Sea: 3 NDRF teams deployed in Mumbai, 6 in other coastal parts of state

June 01, 2020 9:35 pm

This deployment is being done as per the requisition of the Relief and Rehabilitation department of Maharashtra government.

Modi govt achieved disaster management preparedness in five years: Amit Shah

January 02, 2020 8:15 pm

"India was two trillion dollar economy when Modi government took over. Within five years, the country became three trillion dollar economy. Our effort would be to make it five trillion dollar economy by 2024 or, if possible, by the time of 75 years of Independence," Shah said at the event, which was organised to honour firemen from across the country for exemplary work in 2017-18.

Hulimavu lake breaches in Bengaluru, over 350 houses inundated, NDRF called in

November 25, 2019 7:03 pm

BBMP Commissioner B H Anil Kumar, Bengaluru City Police Commissioner Bhaskar Rao, and Mayor M Goutham Kumar rushed to the spot, taking measures for evacuation and to fill the lake-bund.

Pune: Breach in Tiware dam; body found 40 km downstream, toll now 19

July 06, 2019 10:43 am

The Tiware dam, classified as a minor irrigation tack, located off Karad Chiplun Road in Ratnagiri district, had started overflowing on Tuesday evening. Around 9.30 pm, a part of the wall developed a breach, resulting in a flood-like situation and subsequently, a large part wall of the dam was completely demolished by the force of water.