Gujarat: Vadodara Collector ties rakhi to NDRF personnel for carrying rescue operations
Vadodara (Gujarat) , Aug 17 : As a mark of gratitude for helping the people of the district during the Vadodara floods, district collector on Friday organised a special Raksha Bandhan event for National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel where she along with some eminent citizens of the city tied Rakhi on the wrist of personnel who had participated in flood relief and rescue operations. Full Story
Sardar Sarovar's water level at all-time high of 131.5 m
Ahmedabad, Aug 9 : Water levels at the inter-state Sardar Sarovar Dam across the Narmada river reached an all-time high of 131.5 metres on Friday with heavy rainfall in the upper catchment area, forcing the authorities to open 22 out of the 30 sluice gates of the reservoir.