Tag: Subarnarekha River

NGT Slap To Tehsildar
NGT Orders FIR Against Tehsildar In Subarnarekha Illegal Sand

The National Green Tribunal [NGT] slammed the District administration of Balasore over illegal sand mining in Subranarekha riverbed.

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  • Saturday, 15 October 2022
Illegal Sand Mining At Subarnarekha Riverbed
Subarnarekha illegal sand mining: NGT seeks FIR against tehsildar, slaps Rs 1cr fine on lessee

As an interim measure, the NGT directed one Rajesh Khatua from Jaleswar, Balasore to deposit Rs 1 crore towards environmental compensation to Odisha Pollution Control Board (PCB) within a period of one month till final computation of environmental compensation is carried out by SEIAA, Odisha.

  • Friday, 14 October 2022
Flood in Odisha
Floods in Odisha: Govt's disaster management plans need drastic change in the approach

Satellite technology and GIS mapping should be used to study the flood patterns. Mitigation for flood damage would be more appropriate to manage floods rather than attempts to stop the river from flooding into the historical flood plains which nature has developed over centuries. 

  • Thursday, 25 August 2022
After Mahanadi system, flood alert in Subarnarekha River raises concern 
After Mahanadi system, flood alert in Subarnarekha River raises concern 

With 16 sluice gates of Galudih barrage in Jharkhand having been opened, the impact of floodwater has started visible from today morning itself. 

  • Monday, 22 August 2022
Subarnarekha River
Now Jharkhand adds to Odisha floods, opens barrage to make Subarnarekha swell

Following heavy rains in the upper catchment areas of the Subarnarekha river in the neighboring state, the Jharkhand government had to open the Galudih barrage releasing flood water into Odisha.

  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Rivers Rising
Subarnarekha & Budhabalanga Rivers Swelling In Baripada, Odisha After Heavy Rainfall

Subarnarekha & Budhabalanga Rivers Swelling In Baripada, Odisha After Heavy Rainfall

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  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
Water level rises in Subarnarekha
Odisha Floods: Subarnarekha Water Level Rising, Peak At Midnight; Admin On Alert, Says SRC

Though there are no threats of any major flood, but it is anticipated that the floodwater might enter some low-lying villages in Bhograi and Baliapal in Balasore districts.

  • Friday, 17 September 2021
Flood threat
Flood Threat In Subarnarekha, Low-Lying Villages In Balasore Put On Alert

Subarnarekha river, which continues to swell due to incessant rain in the upper catchment, is flowing above danger mark at Rajghat in Balasore district

  • Monday, 02 August 2021
flood in Odisha
Cyclone Yaas-Induced Rain In Jharkhand Triggers Flood-Like Situation In Subarnarekhaha

Incessant rain under the impact of cyclone Yaas has triggered flood-like situation in Subarnarekha river which is flowing above the danger mark at Jamosala ghat in Balasore district. 

  • Friday, 28 May 2021
No Flood Situation
Cyclone Yaas: No Flood In Subarnarekha, Says Top Odisha WRD Official

The Chief Engineer of Odisha Water Resources Department (WRD) Jyotirmaya Rath dismissed reports raising fears of flood in Subarnarekha river following cyclone Yaas that battered Balasore and Bhadrak districts today.

  • Wednesday, 26 May 2021
Stop Sand Mining In Subarnarekha: NGT To Odisha
Stop Sand Mining In Subarnarekha: NGT To Odisha

Balasore: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has reportedly directed Odisha government to stop sand mining in Subarnarekha River along Jaleswar Tehsil in the district till further orders. The direction came after the joint committee constituted by the Tribunal to probe into the allegations of environmental degradation in the area due to indiscriminate sand mining in Subarnarekha […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021