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Aug 20, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Over 500 dead in floods across India; Bihar, Uttarkashi, Himachal Pradesh worst hit

More than 500 persons have died and at least are 100 missing in torrential rains and floods across India by Wednesday (August 14), stated official data. In the last one week, 91 deaths have been reported from Kerala, 54 from Karnataka, 48 from Maharashtra and eight from Odisha. Between July and the first week of August, at least 98 deaths were reported from Gujarat, 123 in Bihar and 71 in Assam. With several persons still missing, authorities fear the toll will likely go up. While the flood water is receding from most states, the India Meteorological Department has warned of heavy rainfall over the next five days in several places.

Aug 20, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

Over 500 dead in floods across India; Bihar, Gujarat, Kerala, Assam worst hit

While the flood water is receding from most states, the IMD has warned of heavy rainfall over the next five days in several places.

Aug 14, 2019, 12:17 PM IST

Watch: Brave constable Pruthviraj Jadeja carries two children on shoulders for 1.5 km in flood-hit Gujarat village

It was a rare display of humanity and bravery by Gujarat Police constable, Pruthviraj Jadeja, who carried the children for more than 1.5 kilometre.

Aug 11, 2019, 13:43 PM IST

At least 162 dead due to incessant rains, floods in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka

With the southwest monsoon peaking, incessant rains severely disrupted normal life in the affected states.

Aug 10, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

Gujarat Floods: Gates of Sardar Sarovar Dam opened for the first time

Gates of Sardar Sarovar Dam opened for the first time. To know more watch the video

Aug 10, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

Gujarat floods: Banaskantha, Patan get Rs 1,500 cr relief package

The announcement was made by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who spent five days in that region to get first-hand information about the losses caused by the flood, a government release said.

Aug 03, 2017, 22:58 PM IST

Aamir Khan's special video urging fans to donate money for Gujarat, Assam floods is a must watch!

Superstar Aamir Khan on Saturday took to Twitter and shared a special video urging his fans to help the people in flood-affected areas of Gujarat and Assam respectively.

Jul 29, 2017, 15:39 PM IST

Watch: Drums being used to warn people about floods in Gujarat

Several regions in Gujarat have been submerged due to floods. People in the villages of Gujarat have started using drums to create awareness and warn people about flood in the region.

Jul 27, 2017, 16:01 PM IST

17 more bodies recovered, Gujarat flood deaths rise to 111

As many as 31 of the 203 dams in Gujarat were filled to the brim, with 41 others holding more than 70 per cent and 131 less than 70 per cent of their capacities.

Jul 26, 2017, 19:00 PM IST

Gujarat floods: Death toll reaches 83; PM announces Rs 500 crore aid

Several regions of India have been facing floods. A lot of destruction has been caused due to heavy rainfall. Over 83 people have died in Gujarat due to the natural calamity.

Jul 26, 2017, 13:15 PM IST

PM Modi takes stock of situation in flood-hit Gujarat, announces Rs 500 crore for rescue work

Prime Minister on Tuesday announced Rs 500 crore for Gujarat for rescue work after an aerial survey of the flooded areas.

Jul 25, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

Gujarat floods: PM Narendra Modi holds high-level meet, reviews situation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday chaired a meeting with Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel and several officials of the state to review progress of flood relief work in the flood-ravaged Gujarat.

Jul 25, 2017, 18:27 PM IST

Gujarat Floods: IAF choppers deployed for rescue ops

Having been severely handicapped due to extreme weather conditions for most of the day on Monday, the India Air Force (IAF) used a window of opportunity on Tuesday with slightly better weather conditions and launched 04 MI-17V5 helicopters for flood rescue and relief operations in Gujarat and Rajasthan.

Jul 25, 2017, 14:00 PM IST

Gujarat floods: 25000 people evacuated as heavy rains hit state

Nearly 25,000 people, primarily in Banaskantha and Patan districts, were evacuated to safety on Monday as Gujarat faced one of its worst flood situations in recent times. 

Jul 25, 2017, 07:30 AM IST

Parts of Gujarat, Rajasthan face flood fury, thousands marooned

Military was on Monday called out to help in relief and rescue operations in some districts of Gujarat and Rajasthan.

Jul 24, 2017, 19:12 PM IST

Flood-like situation in parts of Saurashtra in Gujarat, 3 dead

Incessant rains in some districts of Saurashtra in Gujarat have led to a flood-like situation in the region, leaving three persons dead, the state government said on Saturday.

Jul 22, 2017, 21:33 PM IST

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Jul 31, 2015, 21:05 PM IST

Heavy rains lash India; Bengal, Odisha brace for Cyclone Komen

Incessant rains lashed most parts of India causing flooding in Gujarat, Rajasthan, MP, Odisha , Jharkhand and West Bengal.

Jul 31, 2015, 20:59 PM IST