Imphal, October 22 2017: On account of the heavy rain which lashed the State since yesterday, all major rivers of the State are in spate, while the banks of Imphal River have sunk at different places . With the water levels rising dramatically overnight, all the major rivers are now flowing at flood level . […]
Imphal, October 20 2017: Deputy Chief Minister Yumnam Joykumar Singh today said that the Government is trying to develop water bodies as a measure to control flood and to develop fisheries in the State . Incidentally the total fish production at the fish fair was 90 thousand kilos . He said this while speaking at […]
Imphal, October 19 2017: Farmers of Lilong area are staring at a grim prospect as a result of the floods that ravaged many agriculture land this year. About 4500 acres of paddy fields in Lilong Assembly Constituency have failed. Besides, most of the standing crops failed to yield. The area has been affected by flood […]
Thoubal, Oct 12
Centre for Academic and Socio-care Services (CAASS), Wangkhem, Thoubal in collaboration with Ward Development Committee, Phouden, Thoubal organised a three day flood rescue training programme at multipurpose community hall in Phouden to…
Imphal, October 8 (IANS): A total of 22 persons died in Manipur in the five rounds of devastating floods the state experienced in the past few months, Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Sunday. He said the floods also destroyed properties “worth a whopping amount” apart from crops, incurring heavy losses for the farmers, […]
KAKCHING, Sep 20 : The water levels of the flooded areas of Kakching district has increased after the heavy downpour yesterday.
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IMPHAL, Aug 25: A lone bamboo bridge connecting Ponlen village under Lamsang police station had broken down due to heavy rains.
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Imphal, July 20 2017: Cyclone Mora and the subsequent flood in the State claimed 19 lives in addition to ravaging around 20,000 houses of 268 villages, Chief Minister N Biren stated today in the Manipur Legislative Assembly . As the budget session of the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly was opened today, Speaker Y Khemchand directed […]
THOUBAL, Jul 17: Sandangkhong Social Welfare Club (SSWC) distributed bleaching powder and alum to all the households of Sandangkhong Awang Leikai yesterday to combat any water borne diseases which might rise as a result of the flood.
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Imphal, July 16 2017: Even though water level has started receding gradually in many areas of Imphal East district as flood water started flowing out into Imphal River and Kongba River through Nandeibam Uku and Bashikhong Kachipat Uku, many people at different locations have been infected by several water borne and common diseases like flu, diarrhoea […]
Imphal, July 13 2017: Consequent upon breaching of a 200 feet long section of Imphal River bank between Khaidem and Laiphrakpam within Wangoi AC, more than 1000 houses have been flooded and a large number of people have been left homeless . Notably, a large number of people belonging to different localities of Wangoi and […]
IMPHAL, Jul 13 : A five-member team of the Central Government has started assessment of the flood situation in Manipur and its impacts.
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Imphal Jul 12 : Manipur suffered a loss of around Rs 131 crore in the floods since cyclone Mora hit the State in late May, a senior officer said here today.
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Imphal, July 11 2017: The current spell of flood is the severest in the last 20 years and the rainfall recorded this monsoon is the heaviest during the same period . Usually, Manipur faces flood situation when rainfall rate in catchment areas reaches 30 mm but the rainfall rate recorded this year in catchment areas […]
IMPHAL, Jul 11: The current spell of flood is the severest in the last 20 years and the rainfall recorded this monsoon is the heaviest during the same period.
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Sudden rise of water level in Kongba Nandeibam Leikai, Khongman Mangjil and its surrounding areas has led to man-made flood affecting hundreds of houses. Many of the local roadways (leikai gi leirak) have been totally submerged under the flood water. Many families affected by the flood are taking shelter at the nearby high ground safer […]
IMPHAL, Jul 6: Amidst the flood that hit the State following torrential rain, scarcity of drinking water has surfaced as people of the State particularly the valley districts are facing an acute shortage of clean water supply. Meanwhile, officials of Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) have appealed to all to use drinking water thriftily. Talking […]
IMPHAL, Jul 6: Amidst the flood that hit the State following torrential rain, scarcity of drinking water has surfaced as people of the State particularly the valley districts are facing an acute shortage of clean water supply.
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State calamity. Of severe nature. The losses incurred are yet to be officially calculated, but it is only right that the State Government should go ahead and declare the present flood situation in the State as a calamity. The series of natural calamities that have struck the State in the last two months all had […]