CM asks ministers to fan out in flood-hit areas in Assam

 Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday directed his cabinet colleagues to visit flood- hit districts to review the prevailing situation and supervise relief and rescue operations, an official release said here.

Jul 28, 2016, 16:16 PM IST

Flood-hit people in Chamoli not getting getting compensation: BJP leader

BJP leader Bhuvan Chandra Khanduri alleged that flood hit people of Pindar area from Nalgaon-Narayan Bagad to Tharali in Chamoli district were not getting compensation from authorities.

Jul 04, 2013, 17:15 PM IST

PM assures all help to flood-hit Uttarakhand

With flash floods causing devastation in Uttarakhand, PM Singh assured the state government of all possible help as he directed the Defence Ministry to deploy helicopters to rescue people stranded in remote areas.

Aug 07, 2012, 20:50 PM IST

23000 food packets air dropped in flood-hit Orissa

13 teams of National Disaster Response Force
with 393 men and 78 boats are carrying out rescue and relief

Sep 27, 2011, 20:42 PM IST

Julia Gillard urges help for `unprecedented` floods

Gillard launched a public appeal for relief funds, pledging USD 1 mn govt money to flood-hit people.

Dec 29, 2010, 19:33 PM IST

60 countries pitch in $700 mn for flood-hit Pakistan

More than 60 countries have
committed over USD 700 million in aid for Pakistan in
contrary to belief that international community is not coming
forward for the help of flood-affected people.

Aug 31, 2010, 13:00 PM IST

Quake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale hits Pakistan

A moderate earthquake deep in the
Hindu Kush mountain range today jolted parts of Pakistan,
Afghanistan and Tajikistan, but there were no reports of any
casualties or damage, officials said.

Aug 24, 2010, 20:24 PM IST

UNICEF appeals for USD 47 mn to fund relief in flood-hit Pak

The United Nations children`s
agency UNICEF launched an appeal for USD 47 million to provide quick relief and aid to millions of people affected by
the worst floods in Pakistan`s history.

Aug 16, 2010, 20:27 PM IST

Central team visits flood-hit areas of Punjab to assess damage

A high-powered Central team on Tuesday visited flood-hit areas of Punjab to assess damage with state officials briefing them on a controversial canal set up by neighbouring Haryana which they claimed has aggravated the situation.

Jul 20, 2010, 19:04 PM IST

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