Hyderabad_floods

Three months on, Hyderabad's Osman Nagar still under water

200 houses still submerged; residents cry for help as municipality officials assure water will be cleared soon.  

published on : 26th December 2020

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation yet to decide criteria for flood relief distribution

The GHMC also could not provide a zone, circle and ward-wise break-up of the flood relief beneficiaries as sought in an RTI query.

published on : 18th December 2020

Telangana HC directs Jalpally civic body to drain out water in Osman Nagar near Hyderabad

The areas had got submerged when unprecedented torrential rains hit the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad in mid-October.

published on : 16th December 2020

Hyderabad floods mismanagement 'sinks' TRS' fate in GHMC polls as BJP wins affected areas

In fact, many areas in the the LB Nagar zone of GHMC had suffered due to inundation and flooding, followed by the overflowing of encroached lakes and stormwater drains.

published on : 5th December 2020

Timeless books meet their end as libraries in Hyderabad remain closed post floods

The Langer Houz library smells like rotting paper as each one of its four walls is dilapidated with marks of water seepage.

published on : 18th November 2020

KTR slams opposition parties over Hyderabad floods, says Rs 10000 provided to 4.3 lakh families

The MAUD Minister also stated that he would take up the issue with Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao and request him to release Rs 100 crores for flood relief.

published on : 8th November 2020

52,000 tonnes garbage collected post floods

GHMC has undertaken a special sanitation drive in the city to keep the city clean.

published on : 7th November 2020

Hyderabad NGO Access Foundation's Rs 5,000 coupon is changing lives for flood-affected

The members of the NGO, collected around Rs 13 lakh through fund-raising and then decided to disburse essentials to the flood-affected.

published on : 6th November 2020

The grim return to battered homes in Badangpet near Hyderabad post floods

Each family's loss is estimated at Rs 5 lakh and they now have no option but to throw out or burn all the damaged goods in open spaces.

published on : 3rd November 2020

Pipes to be laid along medians in Hyderabad to curb floods

In a bid to prevent waterlogging of central medians on roads, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) will lay storm water pipelines along certain medians in the city.

published on : 31st October 2020

Hyderabad floods: Telangana government halts Rs 10,000 relief after complaints pour in

The Deputy Municipal Commissioners were instructed to return the balance undisbursed amount along with the amount received by them duly signed by the team members by Saturday afternoon.

published on : 31st October 2020

Hyderabad floods: People take to protest as relief reaches only select few

Videos and pictures of protesting residents from areas like Gudimalkapur, IS Sadan, Malkajgiri, Bagh Amberpet and Mehdipatnam, were widely circulated on social media. 

published on : 30th October 2020

Post Hyderabad floods, Telangana government's committee to monitor Hussainsagar lake structures

The State government has constituted a committee with 10 members to conduct a comprehensive assessment of the structures on the Hussainsagar lake in the wake of recent floods.

published on : 29th October 2020

Restoration work in Hyderabad to be delayed

Because of the delay in carrying out the restoration of battered roads, storm water drains and filling of potholes, citizens will have to bear with the inconvenience for a few more days.

published on : 28th October 2020

Unlearning taboos, period: Volunteers distribute sanitary pads in flood-ravaged Hyderabad

These volunteers, all men, distributed nearly 1,800 packets in Al Jubail (and adjoining colonies) and Baba Nagar in Chandrayangutta, which were some of the worst-hit areas of the city.

published on : 25th October 2020
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