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Leader of opposition in the Bihar assembly Tejashwi Yadav accused the state government of dragging its feet over flood prevention works.(ANI)

Tejashwi Yadav blames Bihar govt as flood threat looms amid border dispute with Nepal

By hindustantimes.com| Edited by Sabir Hussain | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2020 03:31 PM IST
Bihar Water Resources Minister Sanjay JhaIf has said if differences with Nepal aren’t addressed timely, then a major part of the state will be flooded
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Patna: State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) rescue flood-affected residents following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (PTI Photo) (PTI9_29_2019_000115A)(PTI)
Patna: State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) rescue flood-affected residents following heavy monsoon rainfall, in Patna, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (PTI Photo) (PTI9_29_2019_000115A)(PTI)

Flood threat looms large in Patna, other districts as Ganga rises

By Subhash Pathak | Patna, Patna
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2019 08:21 AM IST
Ganga and its major tributaries like Punpun and Burhi Gandak have already started engulfed the low-lying areas in their banks and threatening to overtop or breach the safety embankments in Bhojpur, Saran, Sitamarhi and Muzaffapur districts.
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Army personnel rescue Guru Granth Sahib from heavily flooded Motipur Khalsa village, near Phillaur, in Jalandhar district of Punjab, August 19, 2019.(Pardeep Pandit / HT Photo)
Army personnel rescue Guru Granth Sahib from heavily flooded Motipur Khalsa village, near Phillaur, in Jalandhar district of Punjab, August 19, 2019.(Pardeep Pandit / HT Photo)

Flood threat looms over Punjab, Haryana; water level in Bhakra dam crosses critical mark

By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2019 09:46 AM IST
Worries mount as water crosses critical level of 1,680-ft at Bhakra, Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh announces Rs 100cr relief; Yamuna water enters low-lying areas in Karnal, Panipat & Yamunanagar
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Some of those rescued at Kuttiwala village in Tarn Taran district, Punjab.(HT Photo)
Some of those rescued at Kuttiwala village in Tarn Taran district, Punjab.(HT Photo)

Flood threat looms over 130 Tarn Taran villages

By HT Correspondent | Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON AUG 19, 2019 09:59 AM IST
On Sunday, the water level in Sutlej and Beas rivers was recorded at 70,000 cusecs and 67,000 cusecs, respectively.
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People with their belongings from flooded areas near Patna, leaving for a safer place.(HT File Photo)
People with their belongings from flooded areas near Patna, leaving for a safer place.(HT File Photo)

Bihar wary of flood threat from Ganga siltation, turns to Centre for help

By Toufiq Rashid | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2018 10:45 PM IST
According to representatives from the Bihar government at the conference, siltation is being reported in the Ganga along its entire length of 445 km in Bihar
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