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National Disaster Response Force

Maharashtra flood: 209 people dead, 8 missing due to heavy rains and floods

On July 23, IAF carried out flood relief operations on the Ratnagiri districts of Maharastra

28 Jul 2021 3:30 PM

Uttarakhand glacier disaster: Death toll rises to 28

Operation ongoing to rescue around 30 workers feared trapped inside a swamped tunnel at the Tapovan power project

09 Feb 2021 12:13 PM

Father-daughter killed in building collapse, 3 injured

The police have arrested the two owners of the building for alleged negligence in the matter.

04 Sep 2019 3:06 AM

Maharashtra: 48 lives lost in flood, 3 missing; relief operations continue

In order to provide medical relief to flood victims, 302 medical teams were active in Satara, Sangli and Kolhapur.

14 Aug 2019 10:12 AM

30 dead, 10 missing in Pune as floods continue to batter Maharashtra

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday visited the flood-affected Kolhapur and Sangli, to take stock of the situation.

11 Aug 2019 11:33 AM


Yatra cut short, CM Fadnavis takes stock of Maharashtra

Several water-supply schemes have been dysfunctional, while crops and houses were damaged.

09 Aug 2019 3:01 AM

50,000 evacuated in Kolhapur

107 villages along the banks of Krishna River in Sangli put on alert.

07 Aug 2019 2:33 AM

400 evacuated as Mithi river rages

Though residents of the Kranti Nagar slum have been assured permanent rehabilitation every monsoon for years, the residents continue to suffer.

05 Aug 2019 2:37 AM

Mystery as Cafe Coffee Day’s owner missing

Suicide suspected; massive rescue operation on in Mangaluru by Navy, NDRF.

31 Jul 2019 1:47 AM

1,050 passengers stranded on train rescued after 17 hours

The Maharashtra government had requested defence officials to arrange airlift of the stranded passengers.

28 Jul 2019 4:38 AM


11 die, 40 feared trapped as Mumbai building collapses

The National Disaster Response Force said six men, four women and a child were killed while eight others were injured.

17 Jul 2019 3:34 AM

Toddler falls into drain, search underway

A massive crowd had gathered in the area on Thursday morning to protest against the BMC’s ‘carelessness’.

12 Jul 2019 2:29 AM

River washes away couple

Locals stated that the river was barely flowing over the bridge while the the victims were crossing it.

10 Jul 2019 3:39 AM

Tiware Dam breach: 20 dead, search operation enters 7th day

The NDRF has recovered 20 bodies and the operation for the missing 3 is still underway.

09 Jul 2019 12:48 PM

Dam breach kills 23 in Maharashtra

According to the villagers, they had complained about the cracks to the district administration in November last year.

04 Jul 2019 3:37 AM


Malad wall collapse kills 21

District Collector Naval Kishore Ram said that an investigation was underway to ascertain to more details about the under-construction site.

03 Jul 2019 2:48 AM

14-yr-old girl trapped in debris dies

The girl’s cry for help from under the debris set off a massive rescue effort. Sanika’s faint voice could be heard calling out for water to drink.

03 Jul 2019 2:43 AM

Drains connecting Mithi overflow, navy rescues 1,000

The then chief of the naval staff N K Verma had commissioned INS Tanaji as the Base Depot Ship of Mankhurd Naval Station on July 10, 2012.

03 Jul 2019 2:27 AM

Vayu to skirt Saurashtra coast, affect Somnath, Junagadh, Porbandar, Diu

The western coast is still on high alert as strong winds and rough sea conditions are expected for the next 24 to 48 hours.

13 Jun 2019 1:57 PM

2.5 lakh evacuated as Cylone Vayu inches closer to Gujarat

Army, IAF teams on standby for rescue and relief operations along coastal areas.

13 Jun 2019 6:43 AM