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Patna rains

Giriraj Singh should apologise for doing nothing for Bihar people: JDU

Union Minister Giriraj Singh should apologise to the people of Bihar for not working for them ever despite being a Central minister, Janta Dal (United) spokesperson Sanjay Singh said on Sunday.

Oct 06, 2019, 16:52 PM IST

No indication of outbreak of vector-borne disease in Patna: Bihar government

Bihar Principal Secretary Health, Sanjay Kumar added that experts have also said that vector density of mosquitoes is increasing and 24 teams have been constituted to spray 'Temefos' in Patna to kill mosquitoes.

Oct 06, 2019, 15:32 PM IST

40 dead, 9 injured as floods wreak havoc in Bihar; PM Narendra Modi dials CM Nitish Kumar

On Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to discuss the flood situation in Bihar and said that the central government will provide all possible assistance.

Oct 01, 2019, 08:09 AM IST

'Mermaid in disaster': Woman's photoshoot on flooded Patna roads goes viral

The pictures have been massively shared and the comments section is flooded with mixed responses from the netizens. While some have thanked the photographer for showing the plight of the city, others have slammed him for his insensitivity towards the condition of the city. 

Oct 01, 2019, 07:20 AM IST

Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Modi rescued 3 days after being stranded at Patna's flooded house

Sushil Modi and his family members were stranded at their residence at Rajendra Nagar in Patna for the last few days due to incessant rains in the city.

Sep 30, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

Heartbreaking video of Patna rickshaw-puller crying, stuck on flooded street goes viral

The video also shows people consoling the rickshaw-puller who is seen in tears and asking for help. 

Sep 30, 2019, 13:50 PM IST

Bihar govt releases emergency helpline numbers as heavy rains disrupts normal life in Patna

Heavy rainfall has disrupted normal life out in Bihar's Patna since last few days as the city and its nearby areas has been witnessing a flood-like situation. 

Sep 30, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi expresses concern over flood situation in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh

In a press statement, she expressed hope that the respective state governments and local administration were taking sufficient relief and remedial measures.

Sep 29, 2019, 20:35 PM IST

Congress MP demands Nitish Kumar's resignation over Patna floods

Earlier today, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had said that the administration is making all efforts to help people and that proper arrangements are in place.

Sep 29, 2019, 20:29 PM IST

Bihar floods situation grim, Patna worst-hit; death toll reaches 17

With overflowing drains throughout the city, water has also entered different houses in many localities of Patna.

Sep 29, 2019, 15:51 PM IST

Intermittent rain throws life out of gear in Patna; Ganga water level flows above danger mark

According to the India Meteorological Department, the city will receive moderate rainfall accompanied by a thunderstorm for the next two days.

Sep 28, 2019, 15:37 PM IST