Home Region Lucknow New Delhi Mumbai Bangalore Hyderabad
Pardaphash Logo
Hindi


IAF involved in Orissa flood relief operation


Tags:

IAF

,

Orissa

,

Flood



Published by:
Published on: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 at 16:42 IST
IAF involved in Orissa flood relief operation
Shillong: Indian Air Force (IAF) is carrying out flood relief operations in Orissa from last two days, as per the official.

"Over 15 sorties have been flown by IAF helicopters and (they) have airlifted 36 tonnes of food packets and dry rations," said Ranjeeb Sahoo.
He said two MI-17 helicopters drawn from IAF station Kumbhigram in Assam have been pressed into service and are operating from the Bhubaneswar airfield.

Floods triggered by heavy rains over the past week and huge discharge of water from Hirakud dam have claimed at least 19 lives in Orissa and displaced tens of thousands of people. The situation continues to be grim in 19 of the state's 30 districts.
Previous
Republic Day 2015
Republic Day 2015
US President Barack Obama's Three-Day India Visit
US President Barack Obama's Three-Day India Visit
Advocate Protest in Lucknow
Advocate Protest in Lucknow
Sensuous Jacqueline Fernandez in Roy
Sensuous Jacqueline Fernandez in Roy
Poonam Pandey in Telugu debut flick Malini & Co.
Poonam Pandey in Telugu debut flick Malini & Co.
Celebrities seen at Charan Singh Sapra's 'Lohri Di Raat' event
Celebrities seen at Charan Singh Sapra's 'Lohri Di Raat' event
Road Safety Week Launched to Spread Awareness About Traffic Rules
Road Safety Week Launched to Spread Awareness About Traffic Rules
Red Hot Poonam Pandey Sizzles down South
Red Hot Poonam Pandey Sizzles down South
Exclusive: Sunny Leone’s hot-sexy snaps from Mastizaade
Exclusive: Sunny Leone’s hot-sexy snaps from Mastizaade
Steamy Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover in scary Alone!
Steamy Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover in scary Alone!
Taylor Swift Hot Pictures From Magazine Covers
Taylor Swift Hot Pictures From Magazine Covers
Sunny Leone sets sea on fire for Manforce ad campaign
Sunny Leone sets sea on fire for Manforce ad campaign
Most popular scenes from Bollywood epic film DDLJ
Most popular scenes from Bollywood epic film DDLJ
Poonam Pandey exposes seductively for Brexelant breast enhancement cream campaign
Poonam Pandey exposes seductively for Brexelant breast enhancement cream campaign
Lucknow Mahotsav begins
Lucknow Mahotsav begins
Next
BREAKING NEWS
Indian Mercantile Co-operative bank caused loss of several crores to UP Jal Nigam
Pardaphash soon to expose the ‘ticket selling’ game of regional political parties
 
Opinion Polls
Who will win Bigg Boss 8?
Gautam Gulati
Karishma Tanna
Ali Quli Mirza
Dimpy Ganguly
Pritam Singh


Pardaphash name, logo and all associated elements ® and © 2011 Mahakaal News Management Pvt. Ltd.
All rights reserved. Pardaphash and the Pardaphash logo are registered marks of Mahakaal News management Pvt. Ltd.
Pardaphash is hosted with Enzoo could compute engine.
Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional
This page is generated in : 0.009 Seconds




EXCLUSIVE: Daddu Prasad slams Mayawati; Says ticket trading is like selling dignity of our sisters, daughters