Alert in Punjab areas after water release from Bhakra, Pong

An alert has been sounded to people living in areas along the Sutlej and Beas rivers in various districts of Punjab after the Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) released water from the Bhakra and Pong dams on Monday.

Himachal Pradesh bus accident: 1 more body found, rescue efforts resume

One more body of a person, who was killed when a private tourist bus on Thursday fell into the Parvati river here, was on Friday found as rescue teams resumed large scale search efforts to locate more than 30 missing persons.

Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan's water requirements would be met: BBMB

With better water level in reservoirs and South West Monsoon advancing rapidly towards North India, Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) today assured Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan of meeting their water demand for irrigation and drinking purposes.

Water level rises in Pong dam, BBMB releases excess water

Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) on Wednesday said 30,000 cusecs of "excess" water was released from Pong dam into Beas river even as partner states today took stock of the situation.

Bhakra Dam at record level, Punjab warned of floods

The water level at Bhakra dam has reached an all time high, prompting the Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) on Wednesday to issue warning to the Punjab government.

`Water inflow into Bhakra, Pong dams remains low`

Bhakra Beas Management Board said the water inflow into Bhakra and Pong dams was lower than what it had been in corresponding period last year.