Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday directed officials in Prayagraj and Varanasi districts to remain vigilant as the water levels in Ganga and Yamuna rivers neared the danger mark
In flood-hit Kerala, controversy erupts over who pays for food grains; Centre says settling bills not a priority
As the issue turned controversial, Ram Vilas Paswan said that Kerala will not be charged for the food grains provided as relief material amid the floods.
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.
Kerala floods: NDMA says 6.33 lakh people in relief camps currently, no heavy rains expected from tomorrow
The IMD said Kerala may get some respite from the floods as no heavy rain is expected in the next four days, except in Idukki, Konnur and Kozhikode districts.
ith floods and landslides causing widespread devastation in Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight said India stands by the people of the island nation and that ships are being rushed with relief material.
"Party treasurer Motilal Vora and AICC general secretary and incharge of Congress President's Office Ambika Soni are visting Congress Control Room in Uttarakhand to oversee relief operations and coordinate with PCC sending relief materials," Ajay Maken said.