The Visakhapatnam couple lost two of their daughters in a boat accident on September 15, 2019, in the swirling waters of the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh’s Godavari district.
Published on Sep 20, 2021 11:36 AM IST
Speaking to HT, Patil mentioned five years ago, he decided to take a stand and have been stopping people from polluting the waterbody.
Updated on Nov 01, 2020 11:05 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
While six people died on the spot, two succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at a private hospital.
Updated on Oct 30, 2020 03:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
Tens of villages in West and East Godavari districts of Andhra Pradesh continue to remain marooned while some were cut off from the outside world though the flood flow in river Godavari started dwindling on Tuesday.
Updated on Aug 18, 2020 08:47 PM IST
Amaravati | By Press Trust of India
Both West Godavari and East Godavari districts have been badly affected by the floods triggered by heavy rain.
Published on Aug 17, 2020 08:28 PM IST
The intense search operations by the teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) for the last two days did not yield any results until Tuesday morning, though the authorities managed to locate the overturned boat in the water using sensors.
Updated on Sep 17, 2019 08:44 PM IST
State tourism minister Muthamshetty Srinivas Rao said teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) were continuing their search operations.
Updated on Sep 16, 2019 01:17 PM IST
While 27 people were rescued by members of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and local villagers, eight bodies were recovered as of late Sunday evening, officials said. Rescue operations, however, were hampered due to heavy flow of water and darkness.
Updated on Sep 16, 2019 08:49 AM IST
These four intra-state projects were proposed by the state after it walked out of two inter-state river-linking projects with Gujarat, following disagreements over water sharing.
Updated on Aug 20, 2019 05:06 AM IST
Hindustan Times, MUMBAI | By Ketaki Ghoge
According to the revised Detailed Project Report, the government proposes to lift more water from the Godavari to bring additional land under cultivation. Last week, the government issued orders according to administrative sanction to the irrigation department for the construction of extra reservoirs and canal systems.
Updated on Aug 12, 2019 07:28 PM IST
According to reports from Bhadrachalam, flood water entered the halls where lunch is served to the devotees free-of-cost in the temple premises, besides shopping complexes around the temple. The authorities are pumping out water from the temple vicinity.
Updated on Aug 09, 2019 09:07 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday made an aerial survey of the flood-ravaged areas of East and West Godavari districts and conducted a review with his cabinet colleagues and officials on the relief measures being taken in the areas.
Updated on Aug 08, 2019 09:40 PM IST
For Mumbai and adjoining areas, the day was marked by more flooding, evacuations, deaths, public transport disruptions and long traffic jams. At least four persons died in rain-related incidents in Mumbai, Pune and Palghar districts, while a man is missing after he fell into a swollen nullah in Dharavi.
Published on Aug 05, 2019 05:31 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondents
Beed has received just 140.38 mm of rainfall as of August 2 — lowest in the Marathwada region. According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), the average annual rainfall of Beed amounts to 666 mm.
Updated on Aug 04, 2019 04:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Paithan | By Shrinivas Deshpade
Various parts of Maharashtra, including Ratnagiri-Sindhudurg, Raigad, Kolhapur, and Pune districts received heavy rainfall, people facing severe problems.
Updated on Aug 05, 2019 01:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times,Mumbai | By Swapnil Rawal
A woman cop, who objected to Akash taking a photo of the famous golden lizard carved into the roof inside Sri Varadaraja Temple, was the first to beat him, alleged his mother Nageswari
Updated on Jul 04, 2019 04:41 PM IST
HT Correspondent, Chennai | By M Manikandan
The chief minister’s office said arrangements for the inauguration of the Kaleshwaram project, the biggest and costliest lift irrigation scheme in the country were in full swing.
Updated on Jun 15, 2019 08:02 PM IST
The decision to invite Jagan looks like the latest of several attempts to restore relations between the two Telugu states, strained during Naidu led Telugu Desam’s rule in AP
Updated on Jun 12, 2019 07:47 PM IST
Naga Chaitanya and Venkatesh are coming together for a new film called Venky Mama. The film’s shoot began on the banks of river Godavari, the film’s director Bobby tweeted to inform.
Updated on Feb 26, 2019 02:14 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Karthik Kumar
At an estimated cost of Rs 80,000 crore, Kaleshwaram is the costliest lift irrigation project in the country involving the construction of three barrages.
Updated on Jan 26, 2019 11:17 PM IST
Kakasaheb Shinde’s death triggered a fresh set of protests in several parts of Maharashtra, with protesters blocking the Ahmednagar-Aurangabad highway and damaging a dozen vehicles, including a police van and a bus.
Published on Jul 23, 2018 09:53 PM IST
Aurangabad | By Press Trust of India
A plea before the NGT said environmental flow of Godavari river is being obstructed due to construction of a wall at Polavaram dam, leading to a devastating effect on marine wildlife and the livelihood of 8,000 fishermen.
Published on May 28, 2018 04:47 PM IST
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
The passengers include a 20-member marriage party, the survivors told locals who launched the initial rescue operations.
Updated on May 16, 2018 12:33 AM IST