Maharashtra rains

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: Two injured as building collapses in Bhiwandi

Fire personnel rescued two senior citizens, both aged above 70, and rushed them to a hospital.

Jul 27, 2021, 17:27 PM IST

Chiplun bus depot manager sits atop submerged bus for nine hours to save Rs 9 lakh cash from floods

The Chiplun town in Ratnagiri district of Konkan region was pounded by heavy rains last Thursday, causing severe flooding in the area. The water level at the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation's (MSRTC) depot there also kept rising, submerging buses parked in the premises.

Jul 27, 2021, 15:16 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

Crocodile spotted on streets of Maharashtra's Sangli after heavy rains, scary video goes viral

In a viral video, a crocodile was spotted on the streets of Sangli even as heavy rains batter Mahrashtra leading to rise in water levels of Krishna river.  

Jul 25, 2021, 16:35 PM IST

Rain fury leaves trail of destruction in Maharashtra- In pics

“As per the data of July 24 at 9.30 pm, about 1,35,000 people have been evacuated from the flood-affected areas. A total of 112 deaths have been reported and 3,221 animals have died. A total of 53 people were injured and 99 are missing," said Relief and Rehabilitation Department.

Jul 25, 2021, 14:45 PM IST

Maharashtra rains: Death toll from landslides and floods rises to 112, NDRF, Army rescue thousands from affected areas

"As per the data of July 24 at 9.30 pm, about 1 lakh 35 thousand people have been evacuated from the flood-affected areas. A total of 112 deaths have been reported and 3221 animals have died. A total of 53 people were injured and 99 are missing," said Relief and Rehabilitation Department.

Jul 25, 2021, 06:55 AM IST

Maharashtra rains claim over 129 lives, Army, IAF and coast guard pressed into service as IMD issues red alert for various districts

A total of 15 relief and rescue teams comprising troops from the Aundh Military Station and Bombay Engineer Group based at Pune have been deployed in affected areas. The Indian Army has launched ‘Operation Varsha 21' for flood relief and rescue work in the state.

Jul 24, 2021, 08:03 AM IST

Delhi to receive light showers today, IMD predicts heavy rainfall in these states- Check list here

Heavy rains lashed Telangana and parts of Maharashtra, while sultry weather prevailed in the northern India. IMD predicts possibility of good rain in eastern India for the next two days, due to the low-pressure area in the North West Bay of Bengal.

Jul 23, 2021, 09:22 AM IST

PM Modi dials Maharashtra CM Thackeray, assures all possible support to flood-hit state

PM Modi reviewed the flood situation in Maharashtra assured CM Thackeray of all possible support from the Centre. 

Jul 23, 2021, 06:42 AM IST

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray instructs officials to 'be on high alert' amid heavy rain warning, Red alert issued for Konkan

 Mumbai, its neighbouring Thane and Palghar and other districts in the Konkan region have been witnessing heavy downpour since the last few days, leading to inundation at several places and disruption of rail and road transport services. 

Jul 22, 2021, 15:37 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

Mumbai's Colaba records rainfall of 293.8 mm, highest for August in 46 years

As heavy rains lash Mumbai and nearby areas of Thane and Palghar, the Meteorological Department’s Colaba centre recorded 293.8 mm of rain in 12 hours which is the highest rainfall received in a period of 24 hours for August since 1974.

Aug 06, 2020, 10:03 AM IST

Mumbai likely to receive less intense showers on Thursday: IMD

Mumbai, which was battered by heavy rains on August 6 (Wednesday), may see less intense showers on Thursday, predicted the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). There was some decrease in the cloud mass around Mumbai, the IMD said.

Aug 06, 2020, 01:24 AM IST

Maharashtra rains: IMD issues red alert for Mumbai, Thane, Palghar and Ratnagiri; trains suspended between Mumbai Central-Churchgate

Heavy rainfall in Mumbai on Wednesday resulted in water-logging in low lying areas of Chembur, Parel, Hindmata, Wadala as well as other areas of the city.

Aug 05, 2020, 19:30 PM IST

Heavy rainfall results in waterlogging in Mumbai's Chembur, Parel, Hindmata; IMD predicts very heavy rains for next 24 hours

The IMD Mumbai has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in Mumbai, Palghar, Thane, Raigad, and Nasik with the possibility of extremely heavy rainfall at isolated places for the next 24 hours.

Aug 05, 2020, 17:20 PM IST

Lightning strikes Bihar again, kills 8; Assam flood situation remains grim, hits over million people in 20 districts

In Bihar, officials said in Patna that at least eight people were killed in lightning strikes on Friday, a day after 26 died in similar incidents in eight districts of the state.

Jul 04, 2020, 01:20 AM IST

Monsoon arrives in most parts of Maharashtra including Mumbai

"Over the next four to five days, Konkan, central Maharashtra, Marathwada, Vidarbha are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall," said an official.

Jun 13, 2020, 21:28 PM IST

IMD predicts 'extremely' heavy rainfall in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa; red alert issued

Heavy rains are also expected in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. 

Sep 19, 2019, 07:23 AM IST

Heavy rains to lash Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana; IMD issues red alert

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposed visit to Nagpur on Saturday has been postponed amid IMD's red alert in the region.

Sep 06, 2019, 23:16 PM IST