Tag: Flood

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Two Brothers Drown While Crossing Canal On Banana Tree Raft In Odisha

Deogarh: In a tragic incident, two brothers drowned while crossing a canal on a banana tree raft in flood-hit Bari block of Jajpur district on Saturday. The two brothers have been identified as Subhrajit Behera and Mitan Behera of Meduakul village under Bari block of the district. Reportedly, the duo was crossing the canal on […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
Jajpur: Crop Loss Drives Farmer To End His Life
Jajpur: Crop Loss Drives Farmer To End His Life

Jajpur: A farmer at Barpada village under Binjharpur block in the district committed suicide on Friday by hanging after allegedly suffering huge crop loss due to the floods. The deceased has been identified as Ramakant Malik. Malik was under severe mental stress after floodwater marooned his farmland causing a massive crop loss. Distressed over the […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
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Assam flood deteriorates, affects 2.25 lakh people in 9 districts

Guwahati: The ongoing third wave of floods in Assam further deteriorated on Sunday with 2.25 lakh people affected in nine districts, officials said. Officials of Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said that around 10,000 hectares of crop land in 219 villages under nine districts have been inundated. “Hundreds of people have taken shelter in […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
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19 Dead In Mexico Due To Floods, Landslides

Mexico City: Floods and landslides caused by heavy rains have left at least 19 people dead and more than 900 houses damaged in Mexico’s Chiapas state, authorities said. So far, 20 municipalities in different regions of the state have been affected by overflowing rivers and landslides, Xinhua news agency quoted the state’s Civil Protection Secretariat […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
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Two Months On, Puri Residents Still Struggle With Flood Aftermath

Puri: Locals of Rahangarada village have been left grappling with problems after the flood that hit the district in August this year. Several roads connecting the village with different areas have either been washed away or partially damaged. Transport and communication facilities have been severely affected. Even ambulance is unable to reach the village as […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
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Dhenkanal: 30-ft Breach In Rengali Dam Inundates Acres Of Farmland, Triggers Panic In Villages

Dhenkanal: A 30-feet breach in the Rengali Left Bank Canal Division No-III near Lembupala village under Baunsapala panchayat of Dhenkanal district inundated acres of farmland near Lembupala and Baunsapala villages…

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
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