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India floods: 213 killed in Gujarat as receding waters reveal more victims - The Guardian

Flood victims, including a patient needing kidney dialysis, await an airlift from a rooftop in Abiyana village, Gujarat after monsoon floods hit. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images. Severe monsoon flooding has killed 213 people in western India with ...and more »

Gujarat floods: Death toll climbs to 213 - Livemint

The death toll in Gujarat jumped from Wednesday's total of 123 as waters recede from low-lying areas, allowing workers to reach remote spots. In images. Last Published: Mon, Jul 31 2017. 12 20 PM IST. Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani (left) takes ...and more »

Gujarat floods: Death toll climbs to 218 as 4.5 lakh people affected; Vijay Rupani visits affected areas - Firstpost

Ahmedabad: The flood toll in Gujarat has risen to 218 this monsoon, with 61 people killed in worst-hit Banaskantha district, an official said on Monday. "218 people have died, with 61 in Banaskantha and seven in neighbouring Patan district", an ...and more »

Union ministers visit Gujarat to take stock of flood situation - Livemint

People wade through a flooded street following incessant rains in Ahmadabad on Friday. Photo: AP. Ahmedabad: Three Union ministers on Saturday visited Gujarat to take stock of the situation in the flood-affected areas and assess damage caused by the ...and more »

Monsoon 2017: Floods Affect Lakhs in Gujarat, Assam - India.com

Mumbai, August 2: Monsoon rains are being witnessed across the country. While the rains have brought relief from the heat in some states, they've created havoc in others. Due to heavy rains, the death toll in Gujarat floods has gone up to 218. The ...and more »

Gujarat flood relief Vijay Rupani govt cancels first anniversary plans - The Indian Express

Sources in the government said that the move also aimed at a long-term goal of defeating Congress in its bastion — Banaskantha, where six out of nine Assembly seats are with the Opposition — in the upcoming state elections. 56. Shares. Share. By ...and more »

Gujarat floods: How the deluge crippled the state - The Indian Express

Concentrated to a few districts and for a few days, the downpour wreaked havoc in Gujarat. Aggravating the situation were overflowing dams and a breach in the Narmada canal. Indian Express revisits the week of flood fury to understand and explain why ...and more »

Gujarat hit by worst rain in 70 yrs - Deccan Herald

Gujarat has witnessed the worst-ever floods in the past 70 years, with over 270 people losing their lives, revenue minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said. The government has shifted its machinery to flood-hit north Gujarat districts of Banaskantha and ...and more »

Gujarat floods: Patan and Banaskantha declared 'disaster-affected', to remain in category till 15 August - Firstpost

Ahmedabad: A week after torrential rains leading to flood wreaked havoc in north Gujarat, state revenue department has declared Banaskantha and Patan districts as 'disaster-affected areas'. The announcement was made by the department through a Gazette ...and more »

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani suggests flood-hit villages be relocated, residents unsure - The Indian Express

Gujarat floods: The villagers were, however, sceptical about the suggestion and cited previous instances when similar proposals were made but land was scarce. 64. Shares. Share. Written by RITU SHARMA | Dhunsol/kuda Villages(banaskantha) | Published ...and more »