August 23, 2019 8:26 am
While there are no official figures yet on how many villages are affected, an official from the Sonipat revenue department said crop losses due to flooding will be estimated by Monday
August 23, 2019 3:05 am
23,000 people have been evacuated since the river crossed the danger mark. The Indian Express spoke to some of them about what they made sure to take from home.
August 22, 2019 7:52 am
Over 16,000 people living on the floodplains and low-lying areas have been evacuated so far. As per an official estimate, over 23,000 people reside in areas that have been flooded.
August 22, 2019 9:34 am
Weather forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Moderate to heavy showers are forecast in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Andaman & Nicobar Islands, as per the IMD bulletin.
August 20, 2019 1:52 am
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appealed to everyone living on the floodplains to evacuate the area and move to tents set up across the city.
August 19, 2019 5:02 pm
Arvind Kejriwal said Haryana has released a record 8.28 lakh cusecs water in the Yamuna on Sunday. The river is likely to breach danger mark at 207.32 metres by Monday evening.
June 27, 2019 7:00 am
Living on the floodplains in Sonia Vihar comes with the risk, or in this case, near guarantee, of relocation. Devi has lived in the floodplains for four years, and has been temporarily relocated every year.
November 25, 2018 3:15 pm
A committee overseeing the cleaning of the river has directed authorities to come up with a plan for preventing pollution from these sources and for proper disposal of faecal sludge and other wastes.
August 06, 2018 3:12 am
“Local police, the fire brigade, a disaster management team with nine divers, and a motor boat reached the spot to carry out search and rescue operations,” said a senior police officer.
July 31, 2018 1:50 am
While the Upper Yamuna basin received 337 mm of rain, which is normal for this time of the year, the middle Yamuna basin received 315 mm rain, which is 34 per cent more than normal.
August 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Close to 14,000 Delhi residents had to be moved out of their homes due to flooding in the Yamuna river. The water levels have since reduced.