Yamuna Water Level

  • Yamuna's water level recedes, 10,000 people moved to relief camps June 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The government has set up 1,153 tents in relief camps for over 10,000 people across the capital after they were evacuated from lowlying areas which were flooded after Yamuna's water level rose. Sixtytwo boats with divers have also been pressed into service to rescue people. Army personnel, NDRF...
  • Delhi: Yamuna water level rises over 207 meters, breaks 2010 record June 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna has breached the 207.25meter mark, which is the highest since 2010 when the water level touched 207.11 meter. The water level in the river reached the record mark on Wednesday evening after the Haryana government released water from the Hathnikund barrage. The...
  • Delhi: BRPL, BYPL, disconnects power in flooded areas June 19, 2013

    New Delhi: With Yamuna crossing the danger mark in Delhi and threat of lowlying areas being flooded looming large, Relianceowned discoms BRPL and BYPL have suspended electricity supply to the areas falling along the river bed. "Advised by Delhi government, BRPL has suspended power to the residents in lowlying areas along...
  • Delhi rains: Yamuna water level steadily rising August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna has been rising steadily due to the incessant rains in the capital for the past five days. The government, however, says there is no need to panic as yet. No evacuations have been ordered so far. Meanwhile, the Delhi High Court has directed the...