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National Disaster Response Force: Indian specialized force
The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is an Indian specialized force constituted "for the purpose of special response to a threatening disaster situation or disaster" under the Disaster Management Act, 2005. The "Apex Body for Disaster Management" in India is the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA). The Chairman of the NDMA is the Prime Minister.

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Watch: Building roof collapses in UP's Ghaziabad, many trapped under debris [Video]

Watch: Building roof collapses in UP's Ghaziabad, many trapped under debris

The roof of a building reportedly collapsed amid heavy rain in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad on January 3. Many people were trapped under the rubble with police, fire brigade and National Disaster Response..

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IAF helicopter refills Bambi Bucket from lake to douse Dzouku Valley fire [Video]

IAF helicopter refills Bambi Bucket from lake to douse Dzouku Valley fire

Indian Air Force helicopter refilled Bambi Bucket from a lake near Dimapur to douse the wildfire at Dzouku Valley near Kohima, Nagaland. NDRF has also deployed 60 personnel to control the wildfire. The..

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20 rescued after roof of building collapses in UP's Ghaziabad [Video]

20 rescued after roof of building collapses in UP's Ghaziabad

Around 20 have been rescued after a roof of a building collapsed due to heavy rains in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad on January 03. NDRF and medical teams are on spot.

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Helicopters with Bambi bucket in action to control wildfire at Dzuko valley [Video]

Helicopters with Bambi bucket in action to control wildfire at Dzuko valley

Helicopters equipped with Bambi bucket have been deployed to fight the wildfire at Dzuko valley at Manipur-Nagaland border. NDRF has also deployed 60 personnel to control the wildfire. The popular..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:16Published
Cyclone Burevi: Orange alert issued for four districts in Kerala for Dec 6 [Video]

Cyclone Burevi: Orange alert issued for four districts in Kerala for Dec 6

Cyclone Burevi remained practically stationary for 30 hrs over Tamil Nadu’s Rameswaram. Severe waterlogging was witnessed in Rameswaram & Puducherry following heavy rainfall. Residents of Rameswaram..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:31Published
Cyclone Burevi updates: Holiday in Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram airport shut [Video]

Cyclone Burevi updates: Holiday in Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram airport shut

Cyclone Burevi may make landfall across the southern districts of Kerala on Friday. IMD has issued an alert and a cyclone warning for south Tamil Nadu and Kerala coasts. Authorities in..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:43Published
4-yr-old who fell into open borewell in UP's Mahoba dies [Video]

4-yr-old who fell into open borewell in UP's Mahoba dies

The four-year-old boy, who fell into an open borewell in Kulpahar area of Mahoba district in Uttar Pradesh on December 02, died on December 03. NDRF and SDRF teams were conducting rescue operation at..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:18Published
NDRF teams gear up for Cyclone Burevi [Video]

NDRF teams gear up for Cyclone Burevi

In view of Cyclone Burevi, a team of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has been deployed in Thiruvananthapuram's Valyathura. A total of 8 NDRF teams have been deployed in the state. Cylcone..

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Cyclone Burevi close to Tamil Nadu coast, red alert for 4 Kerala districts [Video]

Cyclone Burevi close to Tamil Nadu coast, red alert for 4 Kerala districts

Cyclonic storm Burevi nears Tamil Nadu coast and is likely to make landfall in Kerala by December 4. IMD said that Burevi is expected to move west-northwestwards and emerge into Gulf of Mannar. It is..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:22Published
4-year-old falls into open borewell in UP's Mahoba, rescue operation underway [Video]

4-year-old falls into open borewell in UP's Mahoba, rescue operation underway

A rescue operation is underway to save a four-year-old boy who fell into an open borewell in Kulpahar area of Mahoba district in Uttar Pradesh on December 02. NDRF and SDRF teams are in action on the..

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Kanyakumari braces for cyclone 'Burevi' [Video]

Kanyakumari braces for cyclone 'Burevi'

Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari is bracing for cyclonic storm 'Burevi', which is most likely to cross south Tamil Nadu between Kanyakumari and Pamban during tonight and early morning of December 04 with a..

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Preparation in place ahead of Cyclone Burevi in Kerala [Video]

Preparation in place ahead of Cyclone Burevi in Kerala

Cyclonic storm Burevi, which originated in southwest Bay of Bengal is moving west-northwestwards. Parts of Kerala are likely to receive very heavy rainfall. Cyclonic storm 'Burevi' is about 200 kms..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:10Published
'Cyclone Burevi' likely to hit Thiruvananthapuram on Dec 03, informs District Collector [Video]

'Cyclone Burevi' likely to hit Thiruvananthapuram on Dec 03, informs District Collector

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams have been deployed in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram on December 02 ahead of cyclone 'Burevi' Speaking to ANI in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram on December 02,..

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Cyclone 'Burevi': NDRF teams deployed in TN's low-lying areas [Video]

Cyclone 'Burevi': NDRF teams deployed in TN's low-lying areas

Two teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed in Thoothukudi ahead of cyclone 'Burevi' which is expected to cross south Tamil Nadu between Kanyakumari and Pamban on December..

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Army joins Indian Air Force, NDRF to douse fire in Dzukou valley

On December 31, CM N Biren Singh did an aerial survey to take stock of the wildfire that broke out at Dzuko valley in the last week of December 2020.
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Cyclone Burevi: Amit Shah speaks to Kerala CM, assures all possible support from Centre

NDRF teams of have reached several places in Tamil Nadu and Kerala as the two states brace themselves for the cyclone.
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Cyclone Burevi: Red alert issued for 4 Kerala districts; NDRF deployed in Tamil Nadu

Cyclonic storm Burevi is expected to cross the south Tamil Nadu coast amidst Pamban and Kanniyakumari between December 3 and 4.
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Explained: Dos and Don'ts for Cyclone Nivar

Here are some of the Do's and Don'ts advised by the Chief Minister's Office and NDRF officials to be followed in areas likely to be hit by cyclones.
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Cyclone 'Nivar' to hit Tamil Nadu, Puducherry coast soon; NDRF issues 'dos and don'ts' guidelines

Met sources said the depression is very likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm 'Nivar' during the next 24 hours and will move north-westwards.
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IMD warns of cyclonic storm approaching Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast; six NDRF teams deployed

A cyclonic storm is expected on the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast in the next 24 hours, the IMD had informed earlier on Monday.
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6 NDRF teams deployed in parts of Tamil Nadu ahead of cyclonic storm warning


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Flood-like situation in Maharashtra, Karnataka; NDRF undertakes rescue operation

Flood-like situation has occurred in parts of Maharashtra and Karnataka following heavy rainfall in both the states. The National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) has initiated various rescue operations in..
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Maharashtra: Death toll in Bhiwandi building collapse rises to 33

The death toll in the Bhiwandi building collapse site which took place here on Monday rose to 33 on Wednesday, National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) informed.
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14 killed as MP is hit by floods; Army, IAF, NDRF rescue 11,000

At least, 14 people have been killed over the past two days in floods and incessant rain in Madhya Pradesh. Army, Air Force, NDRF and SDRF rescued 11,000 people and took them to temporary shelters β€”..
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Rescued from flooded Madhya Pradesh village, 22-year-old gives birth to baby boy

A 22-year-old pregnant woman gave birth to a boy just hours after she was rescued by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel from a flooded village in Raisen district of Madhya Pradesh.
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Parts of Madhya Pradesh flooded after heavy rain; Army,NDRF deployed in Hoshangabad

Torrential rain over the last two days triggered flooding in several districts of Madhya Pradesh, including Hoshangabad, where the Army and the NDRF were roped in on Saturday to rescue people from..
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Gujarat Rains: Heavy downpur kills nine, 30 rescued by NDRF

As heavy rainfall continue to wreak havoc in Gujarat, nine people were killed and nearly 1900 people were shifted to a safer place. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is deployed at several..
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Over 70 trapped as 5-story building collapses in Maharashtra's Raigad, NDRF rushed

Union Home Minister Amit Shah directed the NDRF to provide all assistance in the rescue operation. Three NDRF (National Disaster Response Force) teams have been moved to the spot to carry out rescue..
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No moving PM-Cares funds to NDRF: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that money in the PM-CARES Fund, a public charitable fund created to fight the Covid-19 pandemic and national emergencies, could not be transferred to the statutory..
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Covid-19: SC refuses to direct transfer of contributions made to PM Cares to NDRF

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to direct the Centre to transfer the contributions made to the PM CARES Fund for fighting the Covid-19 pandemic to the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF).
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Idukki landslide: PM Modi condoles loss of lives, announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed his condolences over deaths due to landslide in Kerala's Idukki and announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each from Prime Minister's National Relief Fund..
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Maharashtra rains: 16 NDRF teams pre-positioned across state as IMD predicts more rainfall

Several parts of Maharashtra are facing severe waterlogging and flood-like situation following incessant rainfall.
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NDRF rescues 247 persons, evacuates over 14,000 across country during monsoon season


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Portion of under-construction building collapses in Noida; 4 rescued, operation underway

Four persons have been rescued from the site. A team of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is on the site and the rescue operation is underway.
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Bihar floods: 11 dead in deluge; water enters Darbhanga power grid, outage in 14 districts

26 teams of National Disaster Response Force/State Disaster Response Force have been deployed in affected areas, according to the State Government.
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SC reserves order on plea for transferring funds collected in PM CARES to NDRF

The Supreme Court reserved its order on Monday on a plea, which has said all the money collected under the PM CARES Fund for the Covid-19 pandemic should be transferred to the National Disaster..
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Bihar floods: 10 dead in deluge, over 10 lakh affected; 22 NDRF teams deployed

According to the department, 22 teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF)/State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) have been deployed in the state.
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Amid Covid, monsoon fury in 8 states leaves 470 dead

In the middle of coronavirus pandemic, the monsoon has unleashed its fury in eight states causing more than 470 deaths due to floods and landslides, with the highest toll being recorded in West Bengal,..
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NDRF deploys 122 teams in country for flood, rain rescue works

A spokesperson said these teams are positioned in 20 states with a maximum of 19 in Bihar, followed by 12 in Assam, the two states facing flood situation. Nine teams have been deployed in Gujarat,..
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Assam Floods: Over 24 lakh people affected in 24 districts; NDRF conducts evacuation missions

Over 1,450 locals have been evacuated during this monsoon season by the 1st Battalion of NDRF Guwahati.
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SC seeks govt reply on PM Cares Fund

The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought the Union government's response to a PIL seeking a direction to the Centre to transfer the money in PM Cares Fund to the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) to..
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SC seeks Centre's response on plea for national plan to deal with Covid-19 pandemic

The Supreme Court Wednesday sought response from the Centre on a plea seeking a direction that all the contributions made for Covid-19 pandemic by individuals and institutions should be credited to the..
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SC seeks Centre's response on plea for transferring contribution from PM CARES Fund to NDRF

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About 50 NDRF personnel on Amphan duty test Covid positive


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50 NDRF personnel who worked during Cyclone Amphan test positive for Covid-19


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Cyclone Nisarga moving along predicted path: NDRF DG

New Delhi, Jun 3 ()30 pm on Wednesday around Alibaug in Maharashtra, NDRF chief S N Pradhan said.
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'Nisarga' cyclonic storm to make landfall on Wednesday, NDRF deployed in Gujarat, Maharashtra

Cyclonic storm 'Nisarga' is expected to hit Gujarat and Maharashtra on Wednesday.
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33 teams deployed in Maharashtra, Gujarat in view of 'Nisarga': NDRF DG

Thirty-three NDRF teams have been deployed in the coastal districts of Maharashtra and Gujarat in view of the impending Cyclone Nisarga, the chief of the federal contingency force said on Tuesday.
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Home Minister Amit Shah takes stock of preparation for impending cyclone in west coast

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday took stock of the preparation for an impending cyclone that is likely to hit Maharashtra and Gujarat on Wednesday. The Home Ministry has deployed 23 teams of the..
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NDRF deploys 9 teams in Maharashtra as cyclone Nisarga gets closer

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Army, NDRF teams start restoration work in cyclone-hit Bengal

Army and NDRF teams on Sunday helped forest department and civic agencies to get cyclone-ravaged West Bengal back on its feet. The teams reached areas likes Salt Lake, Behala and Golpark in the morning..
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Centre sends Army, NDRF to help Kolkata back on its feet


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Centre rushes 10 more NDRF teams to Cyclone Amphan-hit West Bengal


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Cyclone Amphan aftermath: Focus shifts on quick restoration of basic services in Bengal and Odisha; Centre rushes additional NDRF teams


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'Amphan' weakens into extremely severe cyclonic storm; 41 NDRF teams deployed in Odisha, Bengal

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Cyclone 'Amphan' LIVE updates: NDRF teams deployed in Odisha to shift villagers to shelters

Odisha and West Bengal state government have started evacuating people from coastal areas to safer places in view of the warning of strong winds and heavy rains.
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Cyclone 'Amphan': NDRF deploys 17 teams in Odisha, West Bengal


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NDRF deploys 21 member team in Paradip to prepare for Cyclone Amphan


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Cyclone 'Amphan' likely to bring rains to Andaman & Nicobar, Odisha, West Bengal on May 16: IMD

The weather agency sent an alert to the NDRF and chief secretaries of eight states and union territories on Thursday about the brewing cyclone.
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NDRF plugs gas leak as PM takes stock of crisis

The Centre rushed a chemical and biological team of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) from Pune to Visakhapatnam where at least 11 people died after a gas leak from a polymer plant.
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Eight dead, over 1000 hospitalised in gas leakage at chemical plant in Visakhapatnam

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