Western Naval Command Deploys 8 Flood Rescue Teams For Assistance
Sunday, July 28, 2019, 10:49 AM
In the wake of floods caused by incessant-rains in Mumbai and adjoining areas and the request received by the Central-Railways the Western Naval Command of Indian-Navy deployed eight-flood rescue teams for the relief efforts in the region. "Meanwhile, a helicopter has also been scrambled with divers equipped with auto-inflatable-craft for deployment in the area as advance assessment party," a release by the Western-navy-Command said.
Karnataka by-elections: Voting begins for 3 Lok Sabha, 2 Assembly seat
Saturday, November 3, 2018, 5:48 PM
Voting for the bypolls to the three Lok Sabha and two assembly constituencies in Karnataka began this morning. Bypolls to Shivamogga, Mandya, and Ramanagara Lok Sabha seats, and Ballari and Jamkhandi assembly segments began at 7 am and will go on till 6 pm. The by-elections were necessitated after Yeddyurappa (Shivamogga) and Sriramalu (Ballari), and C S Puttaraju of the Janata Dal.