Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



NDRF stations 17 teams in Konkan, West Maharashtra amid heavy rains

July 07, 2022 3:21 am

On Sunday, the NDRF had deployed its seven teams — five in Mumbai and one each in Ratnagiri and Raigad districts — following an orange alert issued by the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Chhattisgarh: Rescue operation to save 10-year-old boy trapped in borewell continues, robotics experts join efforts

June 13, 2022 2:11 am

The boy is stuck at a depth of around 62 feet and being monitored through cameras. He is eating food and responding to cues, officials said.

Four trapped inside 300-feet Tamil Nadu quarry; NDRF carries out rescue ops

May 15, 2022 12:15 pm

While the police managed to rescue two workers, efforts are still in progress to rescue the other four workers.

Delhi: DDA clears hurdle, NDRF headquarters to come up at Vasant Vihar

March 15, 2022 11:50 am

The authority has approved the change of land use of 0.6769 hectares (6769.60 sqm) in Vasant Vihar from residential to government for the establishment of NDRF headquarters, said DDA officials.

NDRF Twitter handle hacked; restored later

January 23, 2022 10:16 pm

The cyber attack at the handle '@NDRFHQ' took place around 10:45 pm on Saturday with some random messages being posted and the display name and photo being changed.

NDRF calls off search by evening: Man who ‘jumped into Narmada’ still untraced

January 04, 2022 2:39 am

“The search and rescue operations will continue Tuesday morning,” NDRF said in a statement.

Sheel Vardhan Singh appointed CISF DG, Atul Karwal is new NDRF chief

November 09, 2021 11:31 pm

While Singh is an IPS officer of the Bihar cadre, Karwal is from Gujarat Cadre.

Ensuring that policy outcome matches the intent

November 04, 2021 8:26 am

Palanivel Thiaga Rajan writes: States need to invent their own development models to escape the structural limitations of the polity

Maharashtra: Cabinet seeks full damage estimate to decide on relief package, allots land for NDRF base at Mahad

July 29, 2021 5:11 am

The Cabinet, meanwhile, approved the allotment 2.5 hectare of land for setting up a permanent base of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) at Mahad in Raigad, one of the worst-affected areas following incessant rainfall in the last few days.

11 SDRF teams on alert, 8 NDRF teams deployed in South Gujarat, Saurashtra

July 28, 2021 5:41 am

Seven NDRF teams have been deployed in Valsad, Surat, Navsari, Rajkot, Gir Somnath, Junagadh, Morbi and Kutch while two teams have been put on reserve in Vadodara and one team in Gandhinagar, a release issued by the state government stated.


Mumbai marooned as heavy rains lash city

July 29, 2019 7:28 am

Mumbai rains photos: The NDRF deployed 8 boats to the rescue spot at Wangani where the train has been held up due to waterlogged railway tracks.

Mandi Tragedy: Beas river dried up to help ongoing search operation

June 14, 2014 4:17 pm

Nearly two-hour long special search operation to find bodies of Hyderabad engineering students in Beas river was carried out on Saturday.


At least 7 dead, over 35 injured as the New Farakka Express derails near UP's Rae Bareli

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

At least 7 people died and over 35 people were injured after 9 coaches of the New Farakka Express derailed in Rae Bareli on Wednesday.

What it takes to go on the Amarnath Yatra

June 22, 2020 6:22 pm

What it takes to complete the 6-day-long Amarnath Yatra to the cave shrine in the Himalayas. See more: