NATIONAL DISASTER RESPONSE FORCE
Cyclone Bulbul: Modi, Shah speak to Mamata, assure central help
The home minister said 10 teams of the National Disaster Response Force had been deployed in West Bengal and six teams in Odisha.Additional 18 teams of NDRF have been kept on standby, he added.
Sujith Wilson, the 3-yr-old boy trapped in abandoned borewell in Tamil Nadu dies
Sujith Wilson had fallen into the disused farm borewell whil...
Parliamentary panel to examine administration and welfare of people in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh
"The committee will examine administration, ...
72-hours on, rescue efforts for 3-year-old boy stuck in TN borewell hampered by rocky soil
A heavy, German-made drilling machine has been deployed to dig a parallel shaft to reach a 3-year-old boy stuck in an abandoned borewell at a depth of 88 feet for the last 72 hours, but rescue efforts were hampered by rocky soil and rain.
292 cops martyred in India in the last one year
Paramilitary jawans dealing with cross-border terrorism and Naxalism have the highest number of casualties. Since Independence, over 35,000 police personnel have sacrificed their lives for the country till August this year.
Bihar floods: NDRF teams, IAF choppers deployed for rescue, relief works
The National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) headed by Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Tuesday reviewed the flood situation in Bihar, where 16 districts have been affected by the deluge.
Bihar: 19 NDRF teams deployed in flood-affected areas
On Sunday, NDRF teams carried out evacuation operation in low lying parts of Patna.
NDRF set to induct women personnel
The Union government had in 2018 made a proposal to attach women contingents to NDRF battalions in the country.
11 dead as boats capsize during Ganesh idol immersion in Madhya Pradesh
The incident took place in Khatlapura on the banks of the Lower Lake, Deputy Inspector General of Police Irshad Wali said.
23 killed in Punjab firecracker factory blast
The incident took place around 4 pm at the factory located in a residential area.
Drone tech to help in rescue & relief ops
A team of students from IIT Madras has developed a drone technology that can help in rescue and relief operations, especially after natural disasters.
22 killed in rain-related incidents in many areas of Himachal Pradesh
Nine people died in Shimla, five in Solan, two each in Kullu, Sirmaur, Solan and Chamba and one each in Una and Lahaul-Spiti districts.
Monsoon fury in Kerala, Karnataka; death toll rises to 153 in 2 states
Three rain-related deaths were reported in Madhya Pradesh, where heavy downpour was witnessed.
Flood toll at 225 in 4 states; relief operations intensify in Karnataka, Maharashtra but no respite in Kerala
The death toll in Kerala, the worst affected state in the south, rose to 88.
No let up in rain in Kerala, toll climbs to 57
The maximum deaths were reported from Malappuram district-- 19, while 14 people lost their lives in Kozhikode and 10 in Wayanad.
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