Building Collapse

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3 Killed, 5 Injured In Building Collapse Incident: Visakhapatnam

In a tragic incident, three people including two children died whereas five received severe injuries when a three-storeyed building collapsed in Ramajogipeta near the Collectorate in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.  The incident occurred at 1:30 am, on March 23. The deceased were identified as Anjali (10,) Durgaprasad (14) and  Chotu (35.) The constant rainfall and weak foundation of the building is said to… read-more

Thu, 23 Mar 2023 - 03:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Building Collapse, Visakhapatnam, Three Died, RESCUE OPERATION, investigation

Courtesy: ABP Live News


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Explosion Reported At Cold Storage Unit In Meerut, Workers Trapped

In Uttar Pradesh's Meerut, an explosion of the compressor at cold storage was reported. In the incident which occurred on February 24 afternoon, 15 workers are suspected to be trapped under the lenter of the unit. The lenter plunged due to the jolt of the explosion and the pressure of the burst.  There were over 25 workers in the unit, of which 12 are evacuated. A rescue operation is underway.

Fri, 24 Feb 2023 - 06:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Meerut Explosion, Cold Storage, labourers, RESCUE OPERATION

Courtesy: India Today

Rescue Team

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Indian Rescue Force Returns From Earthquake Hit Turkey-Syria

The 47-member Indian rescue team, which went to the earthquake hit Turkey-Syria, returned to India on February 17. The team of NDRF along with dog squad Rambo and Honey flew to India after conducting a 10-day rescue operation in the quake hit region. After 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Turkey-Syria, the Indian Government announced 'Operation Dost'and sent a team from the Indian Army to set up rescue zones in Turkey.

Fri, 17 Feb 2023 - 01:58 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Rescue Team, Turkey-Syria Earthquake, RESCUE OPERATION, Return India, Flights

Courtesy: India Today


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Syria-Turkey Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 15,000; Rescue Operation Underway

Turkey-Syria disastrous earthquake killed over 15,000 people and left over 60,000 people severely injured. Furthermore, rescue operations are underway with difficulties and cold temperatures. Many survivors are said to be trapped and are going without food and water, facing severe freezing temperatures. In addition, the Turkey Disaster Management and rescue aid from over 65 countries including India reached Turkey to help the victims in… read-more

Thu, 09 Feb 2023 - 12:21 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Turkey-Syria, Earthquake, Natural Disaster, Death toll, RESCUE OPERATION

Courtesy: Zee News India


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Turkey-Syria Earthquake Death Toll Rises To 7,400

The Syria-Turkey Earthquake death toll continues to rise and has reached over 7,300 till February 8. Yesterday, the region witness five extreme jolts of the earthquake, which left thousands of people injured, buildings and property damaged, with the loss of several lives. Many people are freezing with no shelter or aid. Furthermore, the Turkey Disaster Management, with the help of Indian forces are continuing rescue operations and help those… read-more

Wed, 08 Feb 2023 - 09:58 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Turkey, RESCUE OPERATION, Earthquake, Indian Teams, Natural Disasters

Courtesy: NDTV

Syria-Turkey Earthquake

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Syria-Turkey Earthquake; Death Toll Rises To 4,000

The Indian Government send its first batch of aid to Istanbul, extending help to handle the severe consequences of the Syria-Turkey earthquake. the two earthquakes in the Syria-Turkey regions killed over 4,000 people and left many injured, with several building collapses and property damaged. The rescue operation under disaster management is underway and the death toll is expected to rise further.

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 - 09:07 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Turkey, India Disaster Management, Aid, Death toll, RESCUE OPERATION

Courtesy: The Indian Express


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Earthquake Of 7.4 Magnitudes Hit Turkey, 15 Dead

An earthquake of 7.4 magnitudes hit the regions of Turkey, on February 6. The natural disaster killed five people in the province of Osmaniye and 10 more in Sanliurfa, confirmed local sources. In addition, approximately 34 buildings were collapsed and properties were damaged due to the earthquake in Turkey, which struck at 04:17 am local time (0117 GMT) at a depth of about 17.9 kilometres (11 miles).

Mon, 06 Feb 2023 - 09:10 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Earthquake, Turkey Region, KILLED, Natural Disaster, RESCUE OPERATION

Courtesy: NDTV


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Avalanches Hit Skiing Resort Leaving 2 Foreigners Dead: J&K

In Jammu & Kashmir's Gulmarg region, massive avalanches hit a skiing resort, on February 1. So far 19 skiers have been rescued and recovered two bodies, said to be skiers from Poland. A rescue operation is underway to rescue trapped people. "So far 19 foreign nationals have been rescued successfully. Dead bodies of two foreign nationals recovered and being shifted to hospital for medico-legal procedures,” said the police.

Wed, 01 Feb 2023 - 05:53 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Avalanches, resort, RESCUE OPERATION, Skiers, died

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Building Collapse

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4-Year-Old Dies After Building Collapsed In Delhi's Lahori Area

In a tragic accident, a four-year-old girl lost her life, after a building collapsed in Lahori gate, Delhi. The incident occurred on the evening of October 9, confirmed the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF). The force further added, that approximately 10 people were severely injured, and are currently undergoing treatment at the LPJ Hospital, whereas one is said to be serious. Moreover, an investigation into the matter is underway.

Mon, 10 Oct 2022 - 09:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Lahori Gate, Building Collapse, Four Year Old Died, NDRF, RESCUE OPERATION

Courtesy: ANI


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Uttarakhand's Pauri Bus Accident KIlls 25 People, Police Conducts Rescue

In Uttarakhand's Pauri bus accident, 25 people were killed, on the incident took place on the evening of October 4.  The incident occurred at 7:30 pm, in the Birokhal area of the Dhumakot region, confirmed Deputy General of Police Ashok Kumar. Furthermore, police and SDRF launched a rescue operation and rescued 21 people overnight, shifting the injured to nearby hospitals. Moreover,  a case is registered and an investigation is underway.

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 11:20 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uttarakhand, Pauri Bus Accident, 25 Killed, RESCUE OPERATION, Bus Fell In Gorge