Maharashtra floods

Tears instead of smiles on people's faces due to Monsoon, 'storm' of crisis from UP to MP!

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rains in Gujarat and West Madhya Pradesh for the coming days. According to the latest weather bulletin of IMD, rain activity is likely to increase in Gujarat from September 19. Meanwhile, light rain has been predicted for today in Uttar Pradesh, Alwar, and Haryana.

Sep 17, 2021, 20:36 PM IST

Heavy rain wreaks havoc from Gujarat to Maharashtra, many rivers in spate in Chhattisgarh too

Several parts of Gujarat are witnessing continuous heavy flooding conditions as the western Indian state witnessed continuous heavy rains over the past several hours. Rajkot district, which has recorded 203 mm of rain between Monday and Tuesday morning, has been the worst affected.

Sep 15, 2021, 17:58 PM IST

Maharashtra monsoon: Rehabilitation only solution to hardships caused by floods, says CM Thackeray

Urging the flood-affected people to sit together to decide about their rehabilitation, he also asked such villages to unanimously pass a resolution about it.

Jul 30, 2021, 15:24 PM IST

Maharashtra: The flood caused by rain gives big blow to a bank, notes bundle drenches in flood water

The floods on July 22 dealt a big blow to a bank in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. The name of the bank is The Annasaheb Savant Co-Op Urban Bank. Actually, many bundles of notes were kept in this bank, which got drenched due to flood water coming inside the bank. The employees of the bank tried to dry the notes using a hot iron, which is said to be worth around Rs 1 crore.

Jul 30, 2021, 10:26 AM IST

Maharashtra flood toll reaches 207, Raigad worst affected with 95 deaths

The maximum damage caused by torrential rains occurred in six districts of Konkan and Western Maharashtra.

Jul 27, 2021, 16:45 PM IST

Maharashtra rains: 192 dead, over 2.29 lakh evacuated, Ajit Pawar tours flood-hit villages

As many as 48 persons were injured in these incidents and 25 still missing, while so far, 2,29,074 persons have been evacuated from the flood and rain-affected affected areas and moved to safer places, the government said in a statement in Mumbai. 

Jul 27, 2021, 02:37 AM IST

Death toll in landslides, floods in Maharashtra rises 164, Drone footage shows submerged areas

The death toll in various rain-related incidents, including floods and landslides, in Maharashtra, rose to 164 on Monday (July 26, 2021). CM Uddhav Thackeray visited flood-affected areas and that due to the recurrence of these disasters, a separate NDRF-style mechanism will be set up in all the affected districts.

Jul 26, 2021, 17:50 PM IST

Death toll in landslides, floods in Maharashtra rises to 149, state to set up NDRF-style mechanism in affected districts

On Sunday, 36 more bodies were found in Satara and Raigad districts.

Jul 26, 2021, 06:37 AM IST

Maharashtra rains: Search operations on for missing people in Satara

Till Saturday night, 11 bodies were recovered from Ambeghar village after a landslide there, six from Mirgaon village and four from Dhokawale village.

Jul 25, 2021, 14:16 PM IST

ICG, DST rescue and relief teams at work in Karnataka, Maharashtra, Goa flood-hit areas

Coast Guard teams have been working with the respective District Admin in Maharashtra, Goa, and Karnataka to mitigate the effect of incessant rainfall, that has led to floods.

Jul 24, 2021, 21:24 PM IST

Taliye village tragedy caused due to heavy rains, spot not in a landslide-prone region: Ajit Pawar

Ajit Pawar said 90,000 people were evacuated to safety so far from nine districts in Maharashtra hit by heavy rains.

Jul 24, 2021, 16:04 PM IST

Floods leave trail of destruction in Maharashtra's Konkan region, major challenge of rebuilding lives ahead

Although the water level has receded to a large extent in most of the affected parts, the floods have left a trail of large-scale damage - from sludge and heaps of mud in the houses and roads to the loss of loved ones.

Jul 24, 2021, 15:31 PM IST

Maharashtra's Vidarbha hit by floods, over 18000 evacuated

More than 18,000 people were evacuated after torrential rains in the last two days triggered flooding at several places in Nagpur and some other districts in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, officials said on Sunday.

Aug 30, 2020, 22:44 PM IST

PM Modi reviews flood situation of six states, emphasises use of innovative technologies for improving forecast

The PM emphasized on better coordination between all central and state agencies to have a permanent system for forecasting of floods.

Aug 10, 2020, 16:00 PM IST

Severe flood situation in several states, Orange alert issued

The water level of several rivers is flowing in a severe situation including, River Godavari (Andhra Pradesh), River Bagmati and River Kosi (Bihar), River Cauvery (Karnataka), and River Ganga (Uttar Pradesh).

Sep 09, 2019, 08:42 AM IST

Zee Yuva's 'Yuva Force' to help rehabilitate flood afflicted districts across Maharashtra

The channel assembled a team of 50 volunteers in the 1st phase to help rebuild lives

Sep 05, 2019, 15:39 PM IST

Lata Mangeshkar, Aamir Khan donate for Maharashtra flood relief

Lata Mangeshkar and superstar Aamir Khan have contributed Rs 11 lakh and Rs 25 lakh, respectively towards the Chief Minister Relief Fund following the Maharashtra floods. Devendra Fadnavis has thanked them for their gesture.

Aug 21, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

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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

Maharashtra govt announces loan waiver for flood-affected farmers with 1-hectare land

In a major relief to farmers affected by the floods that were triggered by incessant rainfall across the state, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday announced that the loans taken up by farmers holding land up to one hectare would be either waived off or paid by the state government.

Aug 19, 2019, 19:56 PM IST