Disaster management authority for Mumbai, its suburbs to be set up by January: Maharashta govt to Bombay HC
The Maharashtra government on Friday informed Bombay High Court that it will constitute a special Disaster Management Authority for Mumbai and its suburbs
Vijayan said this was one of the biggest ever rescue operations done. It was ongoing and would continue till the last fisherman was brought back.
Cyclone Ockhi: After Kerala govt faced flak for rescue operations, CM Pinarayi Vijayan says there was no warning
Under flak over the way rescue operations were handled, Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday said there was no advance warning about Cyclone Ockhi and cleared a slew of packages for those affected.
Incessant rains across Nagaland has led to flash floods and landslides in several areas of the state, officials said on Thursday.
The flood situation in Assam continues to be grim with over 3.5 lakh people remaining affected in 13 districts, an official of the state Disaster Management Authority said on Tuesday.
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan welcomed the move of traders and said government would extend support to the initiative to check the threat to exploitation of water, pollution and lifestyle diseases.
The Meghalaya flood situation remained grim with 38 deaths reported while at least nine persons still remained untraced.