- At least 36 folks had been killed in a landslide in Taliye village on Friday and the identical quantity of individuals are feared to be trapped in the particles.
Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 23, 2021 08:50 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday introduced a aid of ₹
2 lakh every from the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund for the following of kin of those who died as a result of landslide in Maharashtra’s Raigad. The Prime Minister’s Office mentioned that those who’ve been injured in the landslides.
The Maharashtra authorities introduced an ex gratia of ₹5 lakh for the kin of individuals who died in landslides in the state. Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray additionally expressed grief on the loss of lives.
President Ram Nath Kovind additionally expressed his condolences and mentioned he was saddened by the news of the loss of lives as a result of heavy rainfall in Raigad, Ratnagiri and Satara districts.
Several politicians together with Opposition chief Rahul Gandhi additionally prolonged their condolences in direction of those who misplaced their lives in the landslide. Rahul Gandhi appealed to celebration employees to help in aid and rescue work in the area.
At least 36 folks had been killed in a landslide in Taliye village on Friday and the identical quantity of individuals are feared to be trapped in the particles. The incident occurred on Thursday night the place no less than 32 homes had been destroyed in the landslide.
In Chiplun, water ranges rose as much as 12 ft after the area obtained 24 hours of uninterrupted rain inflicting the Vashishti river to overflow. The rescue operations undertaken by the NDRF are occurring. NDRF officers have mentioned that the rescue operations will proceed for a while.
At least 129 folks have died because of rain-related incidents in Maharashtra during the last two days. An official of the Maharashtra authorities advised news company PTI that almost all of the deaths are from the Raigad area. At least 27 folks died in Western Maharashtra’s Satara district and fatalities had been reported from Gondia and Chandrapur as nicely.
No aid is in sight because the India Meteorological Department issued a pink alert earlier at the moment for Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg and Pune, Satara and Kolhapur all of which have been pounded by incessant rain in the final 24 hours.