The floods caused by spate in rivers Ganga, Sone, Punpun, Burhi Gandak, Ghaghra and Kosi have affected 29.71 lakh people in 4,222 villages and 146 talukas, the release said. The total toll in the Bihar floods, including the deaths on Wednesday and those in ... MSN India, 1 day ago
Flood situation in Bihar grim, over 2 million affected - MSN India, 2 days ago
22 persons killed, over 23 lakh affected in Bihar floods - Deccan Herald, 2 days ago
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Muzaffarpur, Aug 15 (UNI) Two youths were drowned in Burhi Gandak river near Bhurkurwa bridge under Motipur police station area in the district today. Police said here that two youths identified as Abhishek Kumar and Deepak were caught in the ...United News of India, 1 week ago Two girls drown in Burhi Gandak river United News of India, 2 weeks ago
Bagaha: Several villages in West Champaran district have been inundated with the increase in water-level of the Gandak and other hilly rivers due to heavy and continuous rain for the last two days. To add to the misery of people, around 2 lakh cusec ...Times of India, 1 month ago
With reports of eight fresh deaths on Thursday, the total toll in Bihar flood increased to 135, with Bhojpur district accounting for 12 deaths in the second round of floods due to the swollen Ganga. The flood, caused by a spate in the Ganga, Sone, Punpun, Burhi Gandak, Ghaghra, Kosi and other rivers, has affected 31.33 lakh people in 1,934 villages in 12 districts, a Disaster Management Department statement said. IMAGE: People use makeshift banana raft in flood hit area of Hajipur, ...Rediff.com, 13 hours ago Eight killed in Bihar flood, toll rises to 127 Deccan Herald, 1 day ago Flood situation in Bihar, UP turns grim; 10 more killed Rediff.com, 1 day ago 10 killed in floods in Bihar, UP Deccan Herald, 1 day ago
Even in times of disaster and distress, caste tensions continue to stay afloat at relief camps for flood victims in Bihar with reports coming in about Dalits at the Bihar Vidhyapeet Bhawan and B N collegiate camps in Patna being abused, humiliated and deprived of relief by some upper caste men, a district official said on Wednesday. "Flood victims have been given shelter at the Bihar Vidhyapeet Bhawan in Patna as per their caste. Dalits have been treated as unwanted," Mangri Devi, ...Rediff.com, 1 day ago
The water level of major rivers, including the Ganga and the Yamuna, in Uttar Pradesh has crossed the danger mark at several places in the state. IMAGE: Cremations are being performed on the roof of a building as the famous Manikarnika Ghat is flooded in Varanasi. Photographs: PTI Photo At least 22 people were killed and lakhs affected in floods in Bihar even as major rivers, including the Ganga, were in a spate in the state and Uttar Pradesh. In Bihar, 22 people were killed and 23.71 lakh ...Rediff.com, 2 days ago Rivers in spate, flood situation grim in Bihar Rediff.com, 4 days ago Low pressure over Bay of Bengal, 6 rivers flowing above danger mark in Bihar Livemint.com, 1 week ago Flood situation eases in Bihar; six rivers still above danger mark The Hindu, 1 week ago
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Here's a recap of the events from the past 48 hours. Look who's back in town: People carry Ganesh idol to install in a pandal for the upcoming Ganesh festival in Mumbai on Sunday. Photograph: Santosh Hirlekar/PTI BJP National President Amit Shah participating in Tiranga Yatra at Pumpwell in Mangaluru on Sunday. About 400 bikes participated in the rally that proceeded towards Ullal, where Shah would be garlanding the statue of Rani Abbakka. Rani Abbakka was the queen of Ullal, who fought the ...Rediff.com, 4 days ago
Patna: The Saturday's forecast by Nepal meteorological department that the country would receive heavy rain and also experience flash floods over the next four days has spurred fears of flood in the north Bihar plains. The reason is that mainly ...Times of India, 1 month ago Flood alert after heavy rains in Nepal areas HT Syndication, 2 months ago
WAITING FOR THE MODERN TOUCH: The Ghanta Ghar in Bhagalpur; Bari Pahari in Bihar Sharif Chief secretary Anjani Kumar Singh on Tuesday approved the detailed project report for development of Muzaffarpur and Biharsharif under the Smart Cities ...Calcutta Telegraph, 1 month ago
National Institute of Technology (NIT) Patna will offer river engineering course at the MTech level from 2016-17 session. The final decision to launch the river engineering course at NIT-Patna was taken at the institute's senate meeting held on ...Calcutta Telegraph, 1 month ago
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