Articles about Assam State Disaster Management Authority

Assam floods: Death toll reaches 121, over 25 lakh affected

26 Jun 2022

India
Assam floods: Death toll reaches 121, over 25 lakh affected

In the past 24 hours, at least four more citizens, including two children, have died in floods in Assam, bringing the total number of deaths to 121.

Assam floods: Death toll reaches 118, over 33 lakh affected

25 Jun 2022

India
Assam floods: Death toll reaches 118, over 33 lakh affected

The death toll due to floods in Assam rose to 118 on Saturday, while the Cachar district's Silchar town remained submerged in water for the sixth consecutive day, said officials.

Assam floods: Toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

23 Jun 2022

India
Assam floods: Toll rises to 100, over 50 lakh affected

The floods in Assam continued to wreak havoc with 12 more people, including four children, dying on Wednesday.

Assam floods: 4 more deaths take toll to 18

22 May 2022

India
Assam floods: 4 more deaths take toll to 18

As the floodwater entered new areas in Assam, four more deaths were reported on Saturday, taking the total death toll to 18.

Bihar floods: Heavy rainfall predicted till August 1, relief unlikely

28 Jul 2020

India
Bihar floods: Heavy rainfall predicted till August 1, relief unlikely

The Patna Meteorological Centre has predicted heavy rainfall till August 1 in Bihar, confirming that the state won't get relief from the floods anytime soon.

Assam floods: Lakhs affected, over 60 dead, relief unlikely soon

16 Jul 2020

India
Assam floods: Lakhs affected, over 60 dead, relief unlikely soon

Assam has been suffering due to floods for days now. Houses are destroyed, lives have been lost and the state's battle against coronavirus is also derailed.

Cyclone Amphan: 72 dead in Bengal; Rs.  2.5L compensation announced

21 May 2020

India
Cyclone Amphan: 72 dead in Bengal; Rs. 2.5L compensation announced

A day after Cyclone Amphan made landfall at West Bengal's Digha, the super cyclonic storm left the state in ruins.

India to witness a very-rainy week: Are you at risk?

02 Jul 2018

India
India to witness a very-rainy week: Are you at risk?

This week is going to be a very rainy one, with the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting heavy to very heavy rainfall across northern, southern, eastern and western states till the weekend.

Assam floods: 5 dead, over 17 lakh remain affected

14 Jul 2017

India
Assam floods: 5 dead, over 17 lakh remain affected

Nearly five people lost their lives and over 17 lakh remain affected as the flood situation deteriorated in Assam.

Arunachal Pradesh exempted from liquor ban by Supreme Court

13 Jul 2017

India
Arunachal Pradesh exempted from liquor ban by Supreme Court

After the exemption granted to other hilly states like Sikkim, Meghalaya, the SC granted an exemption to Arunachal Pradesh from its liquor ban.

NE floods- Indo-Bangladesh border fence damaged in many areas

19 Jun 2017

India
NE floods- Indo-Bangladesh border fence damaged in many areas

Apart from affecting tens of thousands of people, floods in the northeast have given rise to security concerns.

3 killed in Meghalaya landslide, rescue operations underway

18 Jun 2017

India
3 killed in Meghalaya landslide, rescue operations underway

Three people were killed and two were reported missing after a massive landslide in Meghalaya's Ri-Bhoi district.