Updated : 22 hours, 13 min ago IST
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Citing the financial burden the state government has to bear to recuperate from frequent natural disasters, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accord the special category status to his state.
Updated : 1 day, 1 hour ago IST
Leh (Jammu and Kasmir), [India], Jan18 (ANI): Five people died after getting buried under snow while seven others are still missing on Friday after an avalanche hit three vehicles at Khardung La in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.
Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 9 (ANI): Ministry of Railways has decided to extend free transportation of relief material to affected areas by 15 days from January 8 in solidarity with the people of Tamil Nadu affected by Cyclone 'Gaja'.
Updated : 2 weeks, 5 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 31 (ANI): The High-Level Committee (HLC) chaired by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday approved additional assistance of Rs 1,146.12 crore from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) to Tamil Nadu, which was affected by cyclone 'Gaja' recently.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Shillong (Meghalaya) [India] Dec 18 (ANI): Rescuers were unable to reach the 13 miners trapped in a coal mine in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district on the sixth day as heavy rains made the operation difficult, police said.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [india] Dec 1, (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has approved Rs 353.70 crore as an interim relief fund to Tamil Nadu for the damage caused in the state by Cyclone Gaja.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 31 (ANI): The Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday approved the release of Rs. 229 crore from State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) to Andhra Pradesh to help the state in providing relief measures to the people affected by Cyclone Titli.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh government has announced that man-animal conflicts will now be considered a 'State Declared Disaster', thereby bringing all such cases under the ambit of the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF).
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Munger (Bihar) [India], Aug 2 (ANI): In a joint operation by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF), a three-year-old girl was rescued after being trapped in a borewell in Munger, Bihar since Tuesday.
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 16 (ANI): The State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and fire department team on Monday rescued at least 55 people, who were trapped following release of flood water from Vamsadhra river Gotta Barrage, in Srikakulam district.
East Godavari (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 14 (ANI): Six people went missing after a boat, which was travelling from Talarivaripalem to Pashuvulanka, capsized in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, on Saturday.
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], July 11 (ANI): Seven people were dead and two injured on Wednesday in heavy rains in Uttarakhand's capital Dehradun.