NDRF set to induct women personnel

Pradhan was recently in West Bengal to inaugurate the 2nd Battalion of the NDRF HQ campus at Haringhata, about 55 km from here.

Punjab floods: NDRF rescues 94 animals, locals too pitch in

At a time when the focus of administration, volunteers and other rescue teams is primarily on saving human lives, humanity and compassion can be seen winning in flood-hit districts of Punjab where the teams of NDRF are also saving voiceless creatures.


Weather Forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Kerala, Maharashtra worst-hit by floods

Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted that heavy to very heavy rain is likely to occur in Kerala, Maharashtra, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka and Rajasthan in the next 24 hours.

Punjab: Pulled out of borewell after 109 hours, two-year-old declared dead

NDRF had made a vertical shaft of reinforced cement concrete (RCC) pipes of 36-inch diameter and dug parallel to the pit Fatehveer fell into, reaching the required depth.

Punjab: 48 hrs and counting, 2-year-old stuck in borewell surviving only on oxygen

A team of the National Disaster Response Force(NDRF) reached the spot on Thursday and began the rescue work, the child is being provided with oxygen and his movements are being monitored.

Four injured, over 1,700 stranded in relief camps due to flood situation in Tripura

Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb expressed concern over the flood situation and asked District Magistrates and concerned officials to make sure all rescue operations and emergency relief materials are provided as soon as possible.


NDRF constable who saved man from drowning in Kumbh dies in Delhi hospital

On February 19, he jumped into the waters of the Sangam, a confluence of the Ganga Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, to rescue an elderly man.

In building collapse, info provided by locals always critical: NDRF Commandant

Assistant Commandant Anil Kumar Singh from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) explains what it takes to conduct such rescue operations.

Gurugram building collapse: All seven bodies retrieved, rescue operation called off

During the rescue operation, over 300 personnel from the Fire department, district administration, NDRF managed to retrieve all the seven bodies that were trapped under the debris in Ullawas village near Sector 65 in Gurgaon.

Gurugram building collapse: 6 labourers dead, Haryana CM announces Rs 3 lakh compensation

A case was registered against the building owner and the contractor. The SDM has been directed to conduct an enquiry into the matter.

NDRF Photos

Mumbai marooned as heavy rains lash city

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

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


NDRF Videos

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

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

What it takes to complete the 6-day-long Amarnath Yatra to the cave shrine in the Himalayas. See more: https://bit.ly/2HKLmGN