Tag: Flood

 Collector At Spot
Odisha Flood - Puri Collector Visits Affected Area

As Odisha grapples with flood, Puri district has been among the worst hit districts. The district collector today conducted and on-field visit to take stock of the flood situation in affected areas. 

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  • Wednesday, 17 August 2022
FLOOD HAVOC
Watch: Floodwater Submerges Roads, Inundates Villages In Cuttack’s Choudwar

Many areas in Cuttack district have been inundated due to rise in river water levels. People are grappling with adverse situations while commuting has also become difficult as Birupa River water level rises.

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  • Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Farmers incur heavy loss as floodwater inundates farmlands; Vegetable prices soar
Farmers incur heavy loss as floodwater inundates farmlands; Vegetable prices soar

As crops raised by local farmers stopped coming to markets, people have to depend on vegetables being exported from West Bengal and other neighbouring states. And this has led to a rise in vegetable prices. 

  • Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Flood havoc in Odisha: Temple submergence, car recovery to cooking on roof, dramatic visuals capture
Flood havoc in Odisha: Temple submergence, car recovery to cooking on roof, dramatic visuals captured in cam

The video shows the temple flooded with gushing water from upstream Ahira nullah of Hemagiri area in Sundergarh district. Half of the temple was also filled with floodwater

  • Tuesday, 16 August 2022
flood photo
Odisha battles flood fury: These pictures narrate the misery

This has led to the Mahanadi, its tributaries and other major rivers in Odisha flooding several districts and opening gates of misery for millions of people

  • Tuesday, 16 August 2022
Flood fury in Odisha
Odisha flood fury: Turbulent sea engulfs ancient temple in Satabhaya, crocodile scare in Boudh

Incessant rainfall activities have unleashed floodgates of worries for people in many parts of the State.

  • Sunday, 14 August 2022
Mahanadi Rising!
Flood-like situation in upper catchment areas of Mahanadi

The situation in the upper catchment areas of Mahanadi river in Chhattisgarh look threatning as Odisha goes into flood-alert mode.

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  • Saturday, 13 August 2022
Jalaka river in Balasore
Incessant rain: Odisha authorities sound alert as rivers swell

Alerting the downstream areas, Sambalpur District Collector, Ananya Das said heavy rains at the upper catchment areas of the Mahanadi river have made the Hirakud reservoir receive a lot of water which is being released now through 20 gates.

  • Friday, 12 August 2022
UAE Flood
7 dead in UAE floods after heavy rains

Seven persons were killed due to floods in northern and eastern United Arab Emirates (UAE) triggered by two days of heavy rains.

  • Saturday, 30 July 2022
Flood management: AP ups height of Polavaram upper cofferdam by 1 metre
Flood management: AP ups height of Polavaram upper cofferdam by 1 metre

The height of the upper cofferdam was earlier 43 metres which has gone up to 44 metres now. 

  • Tuesday, 19 July 2022
Flood situation critical in Assam, neighbouring states
Flood situation critical in Assam, neighbouring states

Nine more people, including two children, died in rain-related incidents in Assam, raising the toll in this year's floods and landslides to 55, a bulletin by the state's disaster management authority said.

  • Saturday, 18 June 2022
Biker Swept Away In Flood Waters
Watch: Biker Swept Away In Flood Waters In Karnataka

A motorcycle rider was swept away in overflowing river water in Karnataka’s Tumakuru area. The rider was later rescued with the help of the locals.

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  • Sunday, 21 November 2021
Rain Fury!
Rain Havoc & Flood Fury In Andhra Pradesh

Excessive rain wreaked havoc in several parts of Andhra Pradesh. The state witnessed heavy downpour due to a depression in Bay of Bengal. Many areas were flooded and people have reportedly been stranded. CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has directed the authorities to be vigilant and take necessary measures.

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  • Friday, 19 November 2021
Big Building Washed Away
Watch | Building & Cattle Getting Swept Away In Flood

Watch | Building & Cattle Getting Swept Away In Flood

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  • Friday, 19 November 2021
Lifeline On Bamboos
Rain Havoc: Mayurbhanj Villagers Put Life At Stake By Crossing River With Bamboo On Trees

Hundreds of residents of Dangadiha village at Mayurbhanj district in Odisha were seen putting their lives at stake by crossing Salandi River over two pieces of bamboos. The area is completely cut-off from the mainland due to incessant rain which caused swelling in the Salandi River.

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  • Thursday, 16 September 2021
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