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UP govt approves land distribution for Ganga Flood Control Com...

[India], Nov.14 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Tuesday approved land distribution for the Ganga Flood Control Commission. The commission, a subordinate office of Ministry of Water Resources, was created to deal with floods and its management in Ganga ... Sify, 1 week ago

Situation much under control: BMC chief on Mumbai Floods

[India], August 30 (ANI): A day after heavy rains and severe flooding in Mumbai after parts of the city received as much as 300 mm of rainfall, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Commissioner Ajoy Mehta on Wednesday said that such "unprecedented ...
 Sify2 months ago Breather for Mumbai: Heavy rains unlikely; BMC says situation in control  Rediff.com2 months ago Mumbai under waist-deep water; heaviest rainfall since July 2005 floods  Sify2 months ago Mumbai Floods: Situation much under control, says BMC chief  catchnews.com2 months ago
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108 new water supply schemes coming up: Sham Lal

STATE TIMES NEWS JAMMU: Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control Sham Lal Choudhary on Saturday  directed the Executive Engineers of the department to complete the work on Water Supply Schemes (WSS) within the fixed deadlines. The minister issued ...
 State Times1 month ago Over 100 WSS projects underway in Jammu region: JK minister  Business Standard1 month ago

India-Kiwi T20 denied permission to use diesel genset

New Delhi: An environmental authority on Tuesday denied permission for the use of a diesel generator to operate the flood lights for the T20 international cricket match between India and New Zealand at the Firozshah Kotla Stadium on Wednesday evening. The ...
 Sify3 weeks ago

City deluged by another bout of flooding rain

Heavy rainfall coupled with strong winds deluged the city, inundated homes, uprooted trees and disrupted traffic on Thursday morning. But the damage was mitigated by the fact that many people stayed indoors as it was Valmiki Jayanti, a public holiday. The ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Rain brings city to a standstill  Deccan Herald1 month ago

80 tonnes of debris removed from Yamuna floodplain: DDA to NGT

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) today told the National Green Tribunal that it has removed around 80 tonnes of debris dumped on the Yamuna floodplains after the idol immersions in the recent festivals.The green panel had directed the Delhi government ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

PM Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief after making aerial survey of flood-hit Bihar

PM Modi and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar make an aerial survey of the flood-hit parts of the state . Image: Press Information Bureau Patna : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday made an aerial survey of flood-hit areas of Bihar and announced Rs 500 crore as ...
 Sify2 months ago PM makes aerial survey of flood-hit Bihar; announces Rs 500 cr  Deccan Herald2 months ago PM announces Rs 500 cr relief after making aerial survey of flood-hit Bihar  Rediff.com2 months ago

PHOTOS: Mumbai rain fury kills 10, city limps back to normalcy

Torrential rains and the subsequent flooding claimed at least 10 lives in Mumbai and the neighbouring districts of Palghar and Thane since Tuesday, police said on Wednesday. IMAGE: A car is seen piled over another, presumably after being drifted by flood-water during Tuesday's heavy downpour, at Shri Krishna Nagar in Borivali, Mumbai on Wednesday.Photograph: PTI Photo While nine persons were washed away in separate incidents in Mumbai and the two adjoining districts, another man lost his life ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Mumbai flooded after heavy downpour; rail, road, air traffic hit  Rediff.com2 months ago Woes rain in Mumbai, downpour brings city to its knees  Mathrubhumi2 months ago Mumbai rains: Torrential rainfall cripples maximum city, PM assures Devendra Fadnavis of all help  DNA2 months ago

Biotech dept plans floating laboratory on Brahmaputra

The Department of Biotechnology plans to convert a large boat into a floating laboratory on the Brahmaputra to study the ecology and biodiversity of the mighty river in unprecedented details for better river and flood management. The Brahmaputra Biodiversity ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Mumbai told to stay indoors as heavy rainfall expected

IMAGE: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis at Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation Disaster Control Room on Tuesday. Photograph: Sahil Salvi With the India Meteorological Department forecasting an "extremely heavy rainfall" in the next 24 to 48 hours, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday urged the people to stay indoors. PHOTOS: Mumbai flooded after heavy downpour   He added that only those government employees, who handled critical departments and essential services, ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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