Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 23 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has directed the district collectors to be on alert to tackle possible flood-like situations as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted incessant rains.
More heavy rains are likely in isolated parts of Mumbai, Thane and Palghar. IMD has issued a red alert for these areas in Maharashtra. Fire team rescued several people stranded in different parts of Navi Mumbai due to heavy rainfall. Kharghar fire station received calls from many people seeking help and rescued 120 people, out […]
Mumbai and its suburbs witnessed incessant rains overnight leading to flooding and waterlogging in parts of the city. Local train services have been suspended after railway tracks were submerged in some areas. The downpour has caused heavy flooding in low-lying areas including Borivali, Kandivali, Malad, Andheri, Chembur, Kurla, Gandhi Market, Hindmata, etc. Several areas of the […]
Heavy rains triggered flash floods in parts of Himachal Pradesh and the Jammu region on Monday even as the deaths due to lightning strikes in several states climbed to 71. 42 of those dead are from Uttar Pradesh. The maximum 14 fatalities were reported from Allahabad, followed by five deaths each in Kanpur Dehat and […]
According to details by Charan Singh, Scientist, IMD, monsoons will begin in Delhi-NCR in the next 24 hours. The IMD official was quoted by ANI saying that Delhi received light rains on July 8 and as per the analysis, rainfall will begin from today onwards. Singh said that the North West regions of the country will receive heavy rainfall on July 11,12,13.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], June 14 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday issued a yellow and orange alert for various districts in Kerala over the status of rainfall in the state.
New Delhi [India], June 14 (ANI): Malaria No More, a non-governmental organisation, in collaboration with the India Meteorological Department (IMD) and the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is creating an India Interagency Expert Committee on Malaria and Climate (IEC) to explore and advance climate-based solutions for accelerating malaria elimination in India.
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], June 12 (ANI): The Meteorological Department on Saturday issued an orange alert for various districts Uttarakhand predicting heavy to very heavy rainfall across the state.