Filth surfaces as rain water recedes in Cuttack

City Health Officer Satyabrat Mohapatra said the civic body has already started lifting garbage and slush accumulated by the waterlogging and disinfecting the affected localities.

published on : 16th September 2021

Nine blocks affected in Cuttack by heavy rains 

While over 500 houses have been damaged in the rains, a total 14,392 hectare of crops have been affected.

published on : 16th September 2021

BJP demands white paper on Bhubaneswar’s waterlogging woes

"Waterlogging in Bhubaneswar was non-existent before the BJD came to power," BJP leaders Dilip Mohanty and Babu Singh said.

published on : 16th September 2021

3 dead, over 19 lakhs affected in heavy rainfall in Odisha

Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara are among the worst affected districts along with Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. 3,800 people have been shifted to safety.

published on : 14th September 2021

BJD government in slumber like Kumbhakaran: Bhubaneswar BJP MP

After an exhaustive tour of waterlogged areas in the city, Bhubaneswar BJP MP Aparajita Sarangi accused the BJD administration of deserting the people when they need them the most.

published on : 14th September 2021

From hospital to lanes, rain pain for Cuttack

The downpour also affected health services at hospitals in the city including Acharya Harihar Post Graduate Institute of Cancer (AHPGIC) where water entered the building.

published on : 14th September 2021

Highest rain in 46 years floods Delhi Airport's Terminal 3

As the forecourt of the Delhi airport was waterlogged, three flights were cancelled and five diverted to Jaipur and Ahmedabad. 

published on : 12th September 2021

40 passengers rescued from bus trapped at Delhi's waterlogged underpass after rains

The bus was going to Mathura and got stuck at the underpass of Palam flyover, officials said.

published on : 11th September 2021

6.8 km South Bengaluru road resembles flood-hit area every time it rains

Members of various Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs) joined hands to draw the attention of the authorities to the Nagawara-Gottigere or Vasanathapura-Anjanapura Road.

published on : 5th September 2021

High-level panel to look into waterlogging woes in Delhi

Sisodia urges officials to have both long and short term plans

published on : 4th September 2021

Delhi's Kirari will get relief from dirty lanes, waterlogging: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Located in the northwest parliamentary constituency, Kirari is home to many unauthorised colonies.

published on : 27th August 2021

Drainage Master Plan: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal tells officials to check waterlogging

Kejriwal asked officers to expedite the work on implementation of the Drainage Master Plan, which has remained on paper after being submitted by IIT-Delhi in 2018. 

published on : 25th August 2021

Delhi records highest one-day rain for August in at least 13 years, issues yellow alert for Sunday

The all-time highest rainfall was 184 mm on August 2, 1961, India Meteorological Department said.

published on : 21st August 2021

Delhi rains: Government’s much-hyped ‘Minto Bridge model’ washed out in flooding

The Minto Bridge, a hotspot of waterlogging in the city, had not witnessed any issues during the previous spells this year and the officials patted their backs saying their efforts succeeded.

published on : 21st August 2021

Road blockade over poor drainage in Odisha's Baripada

The irate locals alleged that their houses were inundated after rains in the afternoon and demanded remedial measures to ease the situation.

published on : 15th August 2021
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