Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 2 (ANI): Indian Railways plans to replace locomotive-hauled Accident Relief Medical Vans (ARMVs) with Self Propelled Accident Relief Medical Vans (SPARMVs) to improve response during a disaster.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Jamnagar (Gujarat) [India], Nov 5 (ANI): The Indian Air Force has deployed several teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in Jamnagar, in wake of the cyclonic storm 'MAHA' alert on Tuesday.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Oct 30 (ANI): Just a day after two-year-old Sujith Wilson died in Trichy after being stuck in a borewell for over 80 hours, Tamil Nadu State Disaster Management Authority (TNSDMA) on Wednesday assured that they will take requisite measures to avoid such incident
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct 27 (ANI): In a bizarre incident, two brothers Kalasappa (30) and Eranna (15) drowned in a Bennehall canal on Sunday.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Asansol (West Bengal) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) during the early morning hours of Friday, recovered the bodies of remaining two persons who were trapped in a coal mine in Asansol's Kulti area, earlier this week.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Patna (Bihar) [India], Oct 3 (ANI): The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on Thursday continued to rescue people from flood-hit Patna.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Patna (Bihar) [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Patna on Saturday witnessed heavy downpour, causing a traffic jam and water-logging in several parts of the city. The commuters on two-wheeler vehicles were seen wading through knee-deep waters.
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Sept 26 (ANI): The death toll from floods in Pune rose to 11, official figures showed on Thursday, as excess water discharged from Nazare Dam post heavy rainfall has flooded the region.
Updated : 4 months ago IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], Sept 23 (ANI): Six passengers were injured after UTair India helicopter crash-landed during take-off at the Kedarnath helipad.
New Delhi [India], Sept 18 (ANI): Lok Sabha speaker and Kota-Bundi Member of Parliament Om Birla on Wednesday met senior Central government officials to discuss the prevailing flood situation in Rajasthan.
Siliguri (West-Bengal) [India], Sept 18 (ANI): The NDRF is providing training to the community youth to ensure that maximum life and properties are saved during a disaster, stated the Director-General of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Satya Narayan Pradhan in Siliguri on Wednesday.
Devipatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Sept 17 (ANI): The death toll in the Godavari riverboat capsize incident near Kacchuluru village rose to 25 on Tuesday as 17 more bodies were recovered, an NDRF official said.