Sikkim unit of Gorkha Janmukti
Morcha’s has condoled the death of 34 people in the bridge
collapse at Bijanbari in Darjeeling, a party release said
Expressing shock at the tragedy, Mamata Banerjee said the government would bear the cost of the treatment of the injured.Oct 23, 2011, 08:30 AM IST
A high alert was
sounded in several Jharkhand districts following possibility of floods
in the wake of incessant rains.
A bridge collapsed following
torrential rain snapping Jharkhand`s road link with Uttar
Pradesh and Chhatisgarh with more rains being forecast during
the next 24 hours in the state, official sources said on Saturday.
One more body was recovered on Wednesday
from the debris of an under-construction bridge that collapsed
over Chambal river here, pushing the death toll to 36 in the
As efforts resumed to trace
15 labourers still missing in the bridge collapse mishap here,
a team of experts from the Indian Institute of Oceanography
would visit the site to assist in underwater operations in
Rescuers Sunday recovered seven
bodies from the rubble of an under-construction bridge which
collapsed over a river near Kota, pushing the death toll to 30.
Rejecting BJP leader Vasundhara
Raje`s allegation that the Rajasthan government had not
promptly taken up disaster management after the Kota bridge
collapse, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot today termed them as
The collapse of an under-construction bridge over Chambal river is prima-facie a case of "human negligence," the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) said, giving a clean chit to the construction
companies in the incident which has claimed at least 26 lives.
Rescuers Saturday continued to search
for the second day 50 labourers missing after an
under-construction bridge collapsed in the Chambal river here
killing nine persons.
Taking a cue from Railway Minister`s castigation of the Thane Municipal Corporation for the water pipeline bridge collapse which killed 2, the Government Railway Police on Saturday booked the contractor who is building the bridge.Oct 24, 2009, 15:16 PM IST
In a tragic incident, a bridge on river Phalgu in Bihar’s Nawada district collapsed on Tuesday, killing at least 6 people and injuring several others.Aug 25, 2009, 17:22 PM IST