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Wednesday, July 06, 2022



Coast Guard base at Ratnagiri gets two advanced helicopters

April 17, 2022 8:12 am

“During the flood last July, the Coast Guard could not respond immediately, as it had no helicopter or plane stationed at Ratnagiri or Mumbai. Now, we can immediately respond in case of a crisis in Ratnagiri, Raigad and Sindhudurg," said a senior officer.

Somaiya, Nilesh detained, let off in Ratnagiri

March 27, 2022 8:06 am

BJP leaders Kirit Somaiya and Nilesh Rane were detained on Saturday by the police in Ratnagiri district, as they tried to march to a resort in Dapoli, allegedly owned by Shiv Sena Minister Anil Parab.

Maharashtra govt seeks world heritage status for sea forts and Ratnagiri petroglyphs

March 07, 2022 7:21 am

The Maharashtra government through the tourism and cultural affairs department is planning to send a dossier to UNESCO for the nomination of sea/coastal forts, including Mumbai's Madh fort and the petroglyphs of Ratnagiri.

Anil Parab colluding with NCP in bid to finish off Sena in Ratnagiri: Ramdas Kadam

December 18, 2021 10:51 pm

In October, a series of audio clips of conversations that Kadam had with one of his associates allegedly reveals the “happiness expressed by Kadam” over the action initiated by various authorities on the alleged illegal constructions of Parab in Ratnagiri and Mumbai.

Maharashtra: 21 stray dogs found dead in Ratnagiri city, FIR lodged

October 07, 2021 3:00 pm

The bodies were found in different areas like Arogya Mandir and ICICI Road in the city.

IIT-B panel to identify areas prone to landslides

September 16, 2021 7:38 am

A senior official said they want areas that can witness landslides during heavy rainfall to be identified so that people can be shifted to safer places in time.

Ratnagiri admn plans to build protection wall along Vashisti river in Chiplun to prevent flooding in future

July 30, 2021 4:49 am

"We are used to flooding of our shops and homes, up to 5-6 feet. But this time, the water went up to the second floor, way above 10 feet," said Kishore Redij, president of the Chiplun Vyapari Mahasangh.

Restore electricity, water supply on war footing in rain-ravaged areas: Uddhav

July 27, 2021 11:24 am

A total of 1,028 villages and 1.94 lakh residents have been affected in Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Satara, Sangli and Kolhapur districts as heavy rainfall lashed the state since July 22, triggering flood and landslides at several areas.

Will extend all help, announce relief after reviewing flood situation, says CM

July 25, 2021 10:04 pm

The CM said the flood situation in all districts needed to be reviewed before an announcement is made for extending assistance.

Three tourists from Pune drown at beach in Ratnagiri, three more rescued

December 18, 2020 5:06 pm

Police officials said that the family members of the deceased persons were being contacted.