Latur(Search results - 13)
12, May 2016, 10:02 AM
Water trains to Latur costs ₹4 crore
The Marathwada region of Maharashtra, particularly Latur is reeling under worst kind of drought in recent times and water tanks were sent to the region as a relief measure
26, Apr 2016, 10:16 AM
Drought hit India sees 116 farmer suicides in last 3 months
As many as 116 farmers have committed suicide due to agrarian reasons so far this year, with maximum cases reported in Maharashtra, followed by Punjab and Telangana, the Parliament was informed today.
20, Apr 2016, 4:05 AM
12-year-old dies of heat stroke; had gone to fetch water for family
She made five trips from her home to the nearest water pump which is 500 meters away from her village to fetch water. And on her fifth journey, she collapsed and died due to heat stroke.
19, Apr 2016, 3:45 AM
Maharashtra drought: Cut down on beer, says Shiv Sena
Parts of Maharashtra is reeling under severe drought and political parties are questioning continuation of water supply to the breweries in the drought - hit areas.
16, Apr 2016, 5:13 AM
Latur Drought: A visit the Minister could have avoided
10,000 litres of water wasted to clean a helipad in drought-struck Latur dictrict for the visit of the state Revenue Minister.
14, Apr 2016, 3:46 AM
Latur drought update: Second train reaches Marathwada
More trains carrying water from other parts of Maharashtra would be reaching Latur in coming days to relieve the people from water crisis.
13, Apr 2016, 6:13 AM
BJP objects to Kejriwal’s Proposal to send water to Latur
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal in a letter addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 12 April had proposed that Delhi would be sending water to Latur for next two months.
13, Apr 2016, 5:37 AM
Some cheer to farmers: Monsoon to be normal, Met Department forecasts
The government has announced fresh relief packages for farmers in 10 states due to failure of monsoon in 2015-16.
12, Apr 2016, 4:17 AM
Water train reaches Latur after 18 hour journey
A special train carrying around five lakh litres of water for parched Latur in Marathwada region, which is battling the worst drought ever, reached the destination after 18 hours this morning.