Kerala floods: 95 dead, 34 injured since 8 Aug; CM Pinarayi Vijayan announces Rs 4 lakh compensation for kin of victims
Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh for the families of people who lost their lives due to floods in the state.
Pinarayi Vijayan says economic impact on Kerala due to floods is massive; loss to state more than its annual outlay
The Kerala floods and its aftermath has claimed 483 lives so far and 15 people are still missing, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Thursday
Kerala, After the Flood: Chengannur stares at massive task of rebuilding lives as receding waters reveal extent of damage
This multi-part video series, created in collaboration with the Calicut-based production house, Pulleys' Junction, tells stories of lives fundamentally altered by the Kerala floods, and the ongoing effort at rebuilding those lives.
Kodagu floods: 1,800 people return to their homes from relief camps across district, 3,227 remain displaced
Relief Commissioner Gangaram Baderia said in a statement that the flood-hit Kodagu district in Kerala is slowly returning to normalcy. The 51 temporary relief shelters, which housed 5,041 people across the district last week, have come down to 32, with 3,227 people residing in them.
Kerala floods: Several relief camps wound up in northern regions; Pinarayi Vijayan says 1,435 shelters still operating
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that 1,435 relief shelters were still operating, housing a total of 462,456 people.
Kerala, After the Flood: Pinarayi Vijayan to conduct in-person review of relief camps across state from today
Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday will conduct an in-person review of the functioning of relief camps in Chengannur, Kozhencherry, Alappuzha, North Paravoor and Chalakudy.
Toll in Kerala floods rises to 373; 12 lakh in relief camps; disinfectants handed out to prevent diseases
Kerala received rainfall more than 40 percent greater than normal for the monsoon, and torrential rain in the last 10 days led to severe floods across the state.
For Kerala, rehabilitation likely the biggest challenge post floods, health issues another looming danger
During the Kerala floods, most of the people moved to relief camps are the poor who cannot afford the huge expense of clearing and sanitising their homes before returning to them.
Kerala floods: Rescue operations continue in state after rains subside; over 20,000 sent to relief camps today
The rains in Kerala have subsided but many lives were lost and a lot of damage to property has been incurred. Over 20,000 have been sent to relief camps today
Kerala floods in numbers: 4,550 people rescued; 90 teams deployed, Kottayam bears maximum brunt of damage
Kerala is currently in the grip of devastating floods, as at least 173 people have died in various parts of the state
Unrelenting rains force Kerala authorities to open dams' shutters; experts blame poor planning for scale of spate
The rain fury that left a trail of destruction across Kerala since 8 August has subsided but the water that it has brought to reservoirs of many major and minor dams continues to haunt a large segment of people in the state.
Northern and central Kerala have been battered by heavy rains of the Southwest monsoon since August 8, which has left 29 people dead, including three today.
Kerala rains updates: Death toll rises to 29, over 54,000 displaced; 11 of 14 districts in state on high alert
Dam reservoirs and rivers overflowed, sections of highways collapsed and homes were swept away in severe flooding in more than half of Kerala, after days of incessant rains left nearly 54,000 people homeless and killed at least 29
Kerala rains continue to wreak havoc: More dam shutters to be opened; army deployed for rescue operations
The heavy South West Monsoon has wreaked havoc in Kerala as water levels continue to rise in rivers and reservoirs. A third red alert was issued for the Idukki Dam reservoir on Thursday night.
North East floods toll rises to 17: Over 4.25 lakh people displaced in Assam; 213 relief camps set up in five districts
Floods in Assam have claimed 5 lives and over 4.25 lakh people have been displaced. Assam State Disaster Management Authority has opened 213 relief camps
The administration of southern Mizoram's Lawngtlai district has started the process to register the over 1,600 Myanmarese nationals who had taken refuge in four remote villages in the district, an official said on Monday.
Uttar Pradesh floods: Three more dead as death toll rises to 72; over 20 lakh affected in 24 districts
The overall flood situation in Uttar Pradesh remained grim on Monday with three more deaths pushing the toll to 72, the state relief commissioner's office said
Assam floods aftermath: Relief camps turn hunting ground for human traffickers as populace chases false ray of hope
While the administration is making efforts on the ground level to curb trafficking, it has a long way to go, given how deeply Assam is in the grip of the syndicate for whom women and children are merely resources to be procured and sold off.
The flood situation in West Bengal marginally improved on Saturday even as three more persons died in the last 24 hours, taking the toll to 31 since 21 July
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh Saturday visited Gujarat to take stock of the situation in flood-hit areas and relief work.