Orissa flood

Orissa seeks extra Central aid of Rs 1144.46 cr

21 of the state`s 30 districts experienced very high floods which affected above 25 lakh people in the second spell and 34.43 lakh in the first phase.

Sep 29, 2011, 23:59 PM IST

Orissa gears up post-relief ops, flood toll 40

With water receding in all rivers, Orissa govt said it has stepped up post-
relief operation to restore normalcy in flood-affected areas.

Sep 29, 2011, 20:01 PM IST

Orissa flood: 27 dead, relief operations intensify

The people in the marooned villages will be given cooked
food till water completely recedes from their villages, Naveen Patnaik said.

Sep 27, 2011, 16:30 PM IST

‘No Army help in Orissa for flood operation’

Rejecting BJP`s demand,Orissa govt said it did not require Army help for rescue and relief operation in the flood-hit districts.

Sep 26, 2011, 21:22 PM IST

Orissa flood: Jawan drowns after saving 60 people

Aswini Kanungo (28), member of a rescue team of the
Orissa Disaster Rapid Action Force, had gone to rescue marooned people and
helped 60 people.

Sep 25, 2011, 22:41 PM IST

Fresh flood in Orissa, more villages inundated

200 villages in Mahanadi delta region has remained marooned for over a fortnight.

Sep 22, 2011, 23:59 PM IST

Orissa: CM assures flood help, toll mounts to 39

Naveen Patnaik assured the flood affected people that they would receive compensation for house damage and crop loss.

Sep 21, 2011, 00:35 AM IST

Cong calls Orissa flood as man-made, blames govt

Terming the severe floods
in Orissa as man-made, Congress on Tuesday accused BJD government
in the state of failing to provide relief to marooned people
after exposing its inability in preventing the calamity.

Sep 13, 2011, 19:06 PM IST