Tag Archives: Rescue Operations

Nepal Wrap: World rushes aid, as 2309 killed, fresh tremors rock again

Another major tremblor measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale shook Nepal on Sunday sending fresh fears among the people stranded and those in rescue operations with the death toll reaching 2309 with tens of thousands stranded on the streets. As the world rushed emergency aid to Kathmandu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi presided over a high-level meeting in New Delhi after ...

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Operation Lehar After HudHud: Vizag Airport to Be Restored by Tomorrow

Indian Navy, spearheading the Operation Lehar or restoration of East Coast after the destruction caused by Budhud cyclone on Sunday, said the topless and battered Vizag airport will be restored maximum by Friday, October 17. With help from Airports Authorites of India (AAI), the Navy said it has cleared the airfield for civil flights for daily operations and a meeting ...

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J&K Floods Update: Death Toll Shoots up to 400 Despite Massive Rescue Operations

Jammu and Kashmir flood situation turns worse with death toll mounting to more than 400 on Tuesday, with tens of thousands still trapped on rooftops and 2,000 villages submerged in waters in Kashmir valley, despite a massive rescue and relief operations taken up on war-footing by the Indian Armed Forces. A senior official from India’s National Disaster Response Force was ...

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