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Woman swept away after surge in Baitarani River water, rescued
Woman swept away after surge in Baitarani River water, rescued

According to sources, Raula went to river to take a bath this morning. While she was bathing, suddenly the water level of the river increased due to heavy rain and she was swept away by the strong current.

  • Wednesday, 02 August 2023
Incessant rain triggers flood-like situations in several parts of Odisha
Incessant rain triggers flood-like situations in several parts of Odisha

The residents of Biramaharajpur area in Subarnapur district have been severely affected as floodwater has entered many low-lying villages. Manisapali, Manisapali Jungle, Brahmanipalli, Baraghat and Krushnapalli villages are marooned after Harihara Jore dam released floodwater on Tuesday night.

  • Wednesday, 02 August 2023
Massive Canal Breach In Puri
20-Feet Canal Breach In Puri, Acres Of Farmland Flooded

A massive canal breach has flooded acres of farmland in Puri district of Odisha.A breach of about 20 feet has occured at Nuagaon Distributary Canal under Balanga WR Division Under impact of the rift, water from the canal has so far inundated over 30 acres of farmland

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  • Friday, 28 July 2023
Flood
Heavy rain triggers flood-like situation in Odisha's Malkangiri

Heavy rain over the last three days has caused a flood-like situation in southern Odisha's Malkangiri district, as large parts have been cut off due to water logging and submersion of roads, an official said on Thursday.

  • Thursday, 20 July 2023
83% water supply schemes in flood-hit areas restored: Punjab minister
83% water supply schemes in flood-hit areas restored: Punjab minister

He said 368 water supply schemes of south, north and central zone were affected due to flood and 308 schemes have been repaired till July 18 with the restoration rate being 83.69 per cent.

  • Wednesday, 19 July 2023
Streets turn water park for public amid flood; watch
Streets turn water park for public amid flood; watch

Several distressing visuals flooded social media. Extensive property damage, loss of lives, and livestock were also reported from different areas.

  • Sunday, 16 July 2023
Yamuna water level
Yamuna water level drops to 206.02 m, situation yet to improve

The water level in the Yamuna River decreased slightly on Sunday morning and reached 206.02 metres, but the waterlogging situation was yet to improve at many places.

  • Sunday, 16 July 2023
Bus gets swept away in raging flood while crossing bridge over swollen river; watch
Bus gets swept away in raging flood while crossing bridge over swollen river; watch

Recently, a disturbing visual surfaced on social media that shows a bus with passengers on board getting swept away in raging flood waters while crossing a swollen river.

  • Saturday, 15 July 2023
Hospital In Odisha’s Bhadrak Flooded, Loknath Temple Waterlogged
Hospital In Odisha’s Bhadrak Flooded, Loknath Temple Waterlogged

Just a few hours of rain has flooded the outdoor ward of the District Headquarters Hospital of Bhadrak.

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  • Saturday, 15 July 2023
Delhi Flood
Delhi Flood Was Bound To Happen As A Result Of 9 Years Of Freebies Politics: BJP MP Gautam Gambhir

“It is unfortunate that Delhi is flooded today. This situation doesn't come as a surprise to me as the present government has not spent any money on building infrastructure in the city. CM had promised to make Delhi a world-class city.”

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  • Saturday, 15 July 2023
Flood water from Yamuna submerges Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in Delhi
Flood water from Yamuna submerges Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in Delhi

Flood water from Yamuna submerges Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in Delhi. Watch aerial visuals of waterlogged Mahatma Gandhi memorial at Rajghat and Arterial Road at ITO in the national capital.

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  • Saturday, 15 July 2023
Parts of Delhi remain flooded despite slight decrease in Yamuna water level
Parts of Delhi remain flooded despite slight decrease in Yamuna water level

The areas which are still inundated include the ITO, Rajghat, ISBT, and Mathura Road.

  • Saturday, 15 July 2023
Flood condition worsens in Delhi
Raging Yamuna flowing at record level; spills onto streets in Delhi

The torrential Yamuna in Delhi swelled to a staggering 208.48 metres Thursday morning, inundating nearby streets and public and private infrastructure, and causing immense hardships to people living in close proximity to the river.

  • Thursday, 13 July 2023
Nature’s return gift: River throws back all trash, horrific video warns against rising pollution
Nature’s return gift: River throws back all trash, horrific video warns against rising pollution

The horrifying video was first shared by IFS Parveen Kaswan and has been going viral since then. His caption reads, “Nature – 1, Humans – 0. River has thrown all the trash back at us.”

  • Wednesday, 12 July 2023
Youths risk lives to save street dogs being swept away in flood; watch
Youths risk lives to save street dogs being swept away in flood; watch

The suffering of animals is no less than that of humans due to the relentless torrential rainfall. While several disturbing visuals of rain and flood wreaking havoc in North India have surfaced, recently, a video has surfaced in which two youths risked their lives to save dogs from the flood.

  • Tuesday, 11 July 2023
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