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Monsoon arrives in Delhi bringing respite from sweltering heat

Monsoon arrives in Delhi bringing respite from sweltering heat

🕔15:54, 30.Jun 2022

Bringing massive relief to the parched national capital, the southwest monsoon made an entry with widespread rainfall – central Delhi received more than 50 mm rains in three hours – since morning on Thursday, three days later than its scheduled

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Assam flood toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

Assam flood toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

🕔11:28, 23.Jun 2022

Guwahati, June 23 (IANS) The flood situation in Assam remained unchanged on Wednesday, while another 12 more persons, including four children, died, taking the death toll to 100. As many as 54.57 lakh people have been affected in the 32 of

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Flood situation worsens in Assam, toll rises to 88

Flood situation worsens in Assam, toll rises to 88

🕔06:23, 22.Jun 2022

Guwahati, June 22 (IANS) The flood situation in Assam worsened further on Tuesday with the death of seven more persons, taking the death toll to 88 while around 55.42 lakh people having been affected in the states 32 of the 34

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Shah assures full support to people of rain-battered Uttarakhand

Shah assures full support to people of rain-battered Uttarakhand

🕔07:26, 22.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 22  Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday assured the people of rain-battered Uttarakhand that the Central government stands fully with them in this hour of crisis. Briefing the media in Dehradun after conducting an aerial survey

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No let up in Assam flood fury, 28 lakh people affected

No let up in Assam flood fury, 28 lakh people affected

🕔08:27, 25.Jul 2020

Guwahati, July 25  There is no respite in sight for Assam from the devastating floods, on for over a month now, with the death toll rising to 96 as three more persons were killed on Friday while 28 lakh people

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Amit Shah dials Meghalaya CM after flood ravages state

Amit Shah dials Meghalaya CM after flood ravages state

🕔17:30, 21.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 21  Faced with the raging flood situation in the North East India which has now affected Meghalaya as well, killing at least 5, Union Minister Amit Shah spoke to the state Chief Minister, on Tuesday. “Loss of

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Coronavirus and floods wreak havoc in Bihar

Coronavirus and floods wreak havoc in Bihar

🕔17:29, 21.Jul 2020

Patna, July 21  The unabated increase in coronavirus cases coupled with the overflowing rivers in the state has wreaked havoc upon the people of Bihar. Floods are not a new phenomenon in Bihar. Though people are reeling under the floods

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3 hours of rains take 3 casualties in Delhi

3 hours of rains take 3 casualties in Delhi

🕔07:09, 20.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 20  Three people including a child died in rain-related incidents in the national capital on Sunday. The first causality was reported from New Delhi area’s Minto Bridge where a tempo driver, identified as 56-year-old Kundan Kumar, drowned

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Rain, flood hamper Assam oil well fire dousing, capping efforts

Rain, flood hamper Assam oil well fire dousing, capping efforts

🕔18:44, 29.Jun 2020

Guwahati, June 29  Heavy rain and subsequent flood continued to hinder operations to put out the fire and cap a leaking oil well in eastern Assam’s Baghjan, officials said on Monday. Natural gas from Oil India Limited’s (OIL) oil well

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Centre to give flood-hit K’taka, Bihar Rs 1,813.75 cr more

Centre to give flood-hit K’taka, Bihar Rs 1,813.75 cr more

🕔07:17, 5.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 5  The Centre has approved additional financial assistance of Rs 1,813.75 crore to flood-hit Karnataka and Bihar, a Home Ministry statement said on Friday. The amount has been given from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF). Keeping

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Heavy rains kill 24, hit life in Bihar; Patna water-logged

Heavy rains kill 24, hit life in Bihar; Patna water-logged

🕔21:32, 29.Sep 2019

Patna, Sep 29  Heavy rains continued in Bihar for the third consecutive day on Sunday, killing at least 24 people across the state and crippling life, especially in the state capital where record rains caused heavy water-logging and did not

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PNB Initiative Support to  Chennai

PNB Initiative Support to Chennai

🕔11:08, 17.Dec 2015

Punjab National Bank has decided for providing relief loan to employees of bank affected by torrential rain and flood in Tamil Nadu & Pondicherry.   The loan amount upto  Rs.1.50 lacs has been considered for which bank not charge any interest.  

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An aerial view of rain hit area in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on December 03, 2015.

An aerial view of rain hit area in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on December 03, 2015.

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269 dead in Tamil Nadu, 54 in Andhra

269 dead in Tamil Nadu, 54 in Andhra

🕔10:18, 4.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 4  The heaviest rains in Tamil Nadu in over a century and floods have left 269 people dead, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday, describing the situation as “very alarming”.The minister also told the Lok Sabha

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