Maharashtra: IAF helicopters called for rescue operations in Chiplun, Khed towns of Ratnagiri district

Maharashtra: IAF helicopters called for rescue operations in Chiplun, Khed towns of Ratnagiri district

India Today

Two Indian Air Force helicopters have been called in for rescue operations of people stranded in Chiplun and Khed towns in Maharashtra. BN Patil, District Collector of Maharashtra's Ratnagiri district has confirmed the ongoing rescue operations.

Seven Navy teams and two National Disaster Response Force(NDRF) teams are on their way. The airforce helicopters are waiting for weather clearance to take off from Mumbai.

Though both these towns of Ratnagiri district have been affected due to heavy rains, Chiplun has been the worst affected.

Explaining further, BN Patil said there are three reasons for the water logging in Chiplun and Khed town.

Disclaimer: This is an automatically aggregated article/story by a computer program and has not been created or edited by Newsdig.in.

World COVID19 Meter

199497954

Cases

178067014

Recovered

4240569

Deaths
Last updated: GMT
Advt
Advt
Advt
sitemap Disclaimer
Newsdig.in 2019