relief News

Floodlines to come up along rivers

The Maharashtra government has decided to draw a blue-line (floodline) around dams

Family members of victim demand relief,job for widow

Atma Ram is the third victim of the stray cattle menace this year.


MU's Thane sub-centre construction set to begin

Will provide relief to students who have to come to Fort or Kalina campuses from Thane

IIT-B students start Uttarakhand relief campaign,collect Rs 1 lakh in two days

Students of IIT Bombay have started a massive relief drive for Uttarakhand. ‘Rahat floods’ includes both money and material collection.

Stop chopper service by other states,says MHA

The Centre has directed Uttarakhand administration not to allow states to operate helicopter services

Donate a month’s salary for relief,Sonia tells Congress MPs,MLAs

Congress president Sonia Gandhi Friday directed all party MPs and MLAs to donate a month’s salary for relief


Uttarakhand Floods: Sonia urges MPs and MLAs to donate salary for relief work

She has also directed all party MPs to give Rs 10 lakh each from their MPLAD fund.

Rs 10 lakh relief to family of man killed in 2011 flash floods

More than one and a half years after Binoy Mohan Das,a resident of Guwahati,died after he was washed away by flash floods in 2011,the Assam Human Rights Commission on Thursday directed the Assam government to pay a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to his next of kin.

J-K govt announces Rs 50 lakh relief for rain-hit farmers

Crops were damaged due to heavy rains in Baramulla district in 2010.

Victim's wife seeks Rs 1 cr relief from Italian ship co

It had not yet been decided on whose behalf – govt or any other party -- the petition would be filed.