The tragedy came less than two weeks after a massive 8.1-magnitude quake hit Mexico on September 7 and killed nearly 100 people.
"We pull out debris and work in a line, and when they ask you to be quiet, you remain silent. If applause is heard, we start to get the person out", a young man explained.
In this summit there were 6 youth representatives from Tripura (Pritam Choudhury, Robert Lushai, Monica Debbarma, Manusri Jamatia, Sariel T Reang and Poulami Saha).
The programme was inaugurated by the Regional Director CFLE. In his address Regional Director, CFLE, Agartala, Pawan K Kaushik explains the importance and objectives of the two international days.
“A total of 7 rescue boats were put up to displace the affected families in the relief camps and more 7 boats are being put up in reserve.”
In 2012, 793 animals died in Kaziranga due to heavy floods. Last year, a total of 503 animals were killed in the floods.
The flood has taken a serious turn under Kaliabor subdivision in Nagaon district forcing the district administration to announce closure of schools and colleges for next three days.
Visiting the camp CM Manik Sarkar ensured that all the basic facilities should be provided to the people who have taken shelter in the relief camps.
Local people alleged that flood situation created in Udaipur as drains were not cleaned in due time and water bodies filled unscientifically in the town.
DM (West) Milind Ramteke along with the SDM (Sadar) Samit Roy Chowdhury and police officials have rushed to the Dashamighat area in Battala where the water flow was witnessed to be gradually increasing.
“At least 17 rescue camps are being opened for the affected families in Sadar Agartala and rest many more have been opened in other parts of the state,”
“Two teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are being deployed and along with the 2nd and the 10th battalion of the TSR forces are on duty in the major section of the capital city.”
"The frequency of movement of monsoon factors are also favourable in Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura sub-division," he added.
During the hearing of a petition regarding the cleaning and rejuvenation of the Ganga, NGT Chairperson Swatanter Kumar said a huge amount of money had been spent on cleaning the river but desired results were not visible.
Incessant rains for the past three days have triggered landslides and flash floods in various parts of this mountainous state.
Consequently passengers from out of the state and Agartala were trapped at both sides of the landslide for six to seven hours.
"Eighty-eight bodies have so far been recovered in the Ranganati district," said Quader who supervises the Disaster Ministry control room in Dhaka.
Heavy rain lashed 16 counties and cities, inundated farmlands, damaged houses, forced the evacuation of 1,079 residents and caused direct economic losses estimated at $7.16 million, Xinhua news agency reported.
The IMD in Mumbai has forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall over the Konkan belt, north and south central Maharashtra, with heavy rain in Marathwada and central Maharashtra.
water treatment is going on with 30 years old tools and equipments. As a result machinery equipments used to go out of order and upsetting the system. Repairing of machines is not possible at Kailashahar
On Friday night one hour long cyclonic storm of devastated Panisagar subdivision uprooting large number of big trees, bringing down electric posts and wires on road and damaging houses.
As result the communication was stalled for four hours. As a result the daily passengers had to face lot of suffering to reach their destination today.
Alo Rani Jamatia has died after a big size tree fell on her near State Veterinary Hospital, Abhoynagar this morning.