12 people were killed and over 40 people were feared trapped under debris after a four-storey building collapsed in south Mumbai's crowded Dongri neighbourhood around 11:40 am today. Five have been rescued.Jul 16, 2019, 15:58 PM IST
12 people were killed and over 40 people were feared trapped under debris after a four-storey building collapsed in south Mumbai's crowded Dongri neighbourhood around 11:40 am today. Five have been rescued.
Three large teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are at the site, looking for survivors. The area, full of dilapidated buildings on narrow lanes, was also flooded in heavy rain in the past weeks.Jul 16, 2019, 14:18 PM IST
Shah said the nation came a long way over the last two decades in its response to disasters and improved its capabilities in minimising loss of human lives and damage to economy.Jun 29, 2019, 15:35 PM IST
Presiding over the Executive Council of Disaster Management (ECDM) meeting on Thursday, Chief Secretary AP Padhi said that Odisha's disaster management should be more effective in future.May 17, 2019, 15:49 PM IST
Heroes of National Disaster Response Force are once again staring at a cyclone in the eye, quite literally.May 02, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
The NDRF teams are equipped with necessary rescue equipment and are on alert for any emergency-like situation.Oct 10, 2018, 22:53 PM IST
Train services resumed as government agencies scramble to prevent disease outbreaks.Aug 21, 2018, 23:45 PM IST
The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has deployed a total 96 rescue and relief teams comprising of over 3000 responders across 71 locations across the country.Jul 11, 2018, 23:13 PM IST
Several persons were feared drowned when a boat, on its way to Rajamahendravaram from Kondamodalu, capsized in river Godavari on Tuesday.May 15, 2018, 21:53 PM IST
Local officials, cops and NDRF personnel worked hard to rescue the child but were eventually unsuccessful.Apr 03, 2018, 06:50 AM IST
As the city reels under an incessant downpour, the Indian Meteorological Department on Saturday recorded the highest rainfall in at least 115 years with the death toll mounting to 10.Oct 15, 2017, 20:12 PM IST
Thirtyfour people were pulled out of the massive stone-and-twisted-steel debris of whom 21 were either declared brought dead at the state-run J J Hospital or succumbed during treatment.Aug 31, 2017, 21:45 PM IST
A total of 28 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams comprising 1,152 personnel with 118 boats are taking part in rescue and relief operations.Aug 26, 2017, 21:48 PM IST
The Nitish Kumar government in Bihar has made provision to pay a sum of Rs 15,000 on birth of a girl child either while rescuig a pregnant woman to a relief camp or in the camp and Rs 10,00 for a boy child in similar condition.Aug 23, 2017, 18:10 PM IST
A Bihar Disaster Management Department official said 146.19 lakh persons in 19 districts have been affected by the floods.
Aug 22, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Bollywood star Aamir Khan has appealed to the people to help Bihar flood victims by contributing to the government's relief fund.Aug 21, 2017, 18:54 PM IST
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh who visited the site, said that rescue operations are underway and relief announcement will be done by the Government soon.Aug 13, 2017, 14:15 PM IST
The toll in the boat tragedy in Rajasthan's Jhalawar district rose to eight after seven more bodies were recovered by rescue teams this morning, an official said.Aug 10, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
The torrential downpour also lead to leaking of current in the Refugee Colony leading to short-circuit at some places.
Aug 04, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
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