Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Tag: Monsoon

If rain does not come in 22 days, Gujarat farmers will lose crores of ...

Gandhinagar, 6 July 2021 There has been no rain in Gujarat for the last 10 days. There is no possibility of the Meteorological Department coming till 12 July 2021. Thus, at least 50 percent of the 45 lakh hectares that do not receive 20 days of rainfall are at risk. Irrigation of rained crops can also reduce production by 50 percent. Sowin...

64 lakh billion liters of irrigation water became unusable in 200 dams...

Gandhinagar, 17 June 2021 Narmada dam is 48 percent full. 206 dams across the state are 40 per cent full. 64 lakh billion liters of water is falling. The water is running out. Had that water been given to the field, it would have given a boost to the agricultural economy. If the agricultural economy is good, the construction industry and the autom...

The highest rainfall in Ahmedabad yesterday, find out how much rain fe...

District Taluka 6 TO 8 8 TO 10 10 TO 12 12 TO 14 14 TO 16 16 TO 18 06.00 to 18.00hrs 1 Ahmedabad Dhandhuka 24 66 0 6 0 0 96 2 Ahmedabad Dascroi 23 3 0 0 0 0 26 3 Ahmedabad Viramgam 22 2 0 0 0 0 24 4 Ahmedabad Sanand 5 5 0 0 0 0 10 5 Ahmedabad Dholka 6 3 0 0 0 0 9...

Heavy rains in South Gujarat cities including Surat

Surat, Monsoon has started in Gujarat state, after Rajkot, Amreli, Dhari, Junagadh, Porbandar, Ahmedabad, Aravalli, Kheda, Anand, now rain has also entered South Gujarat, Surat and Umarpada have received heavy rains since last night. Umarpada taluka has been inundated with 9 inches of rain in a matter of hours, people are facing difficulties ...

Lives of 32,000 oustees put in ‘jeopardy’

The Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), which had suspended its Narmada dam oustees' agitation at Badwani in Madhya Pradesh following the Gujarat government decision to open 25 of the 31 gates of the dam to keep water levels in the reservoir at 131 metres, has asserted that the state government is now "playing" with the situation. In a statement it sa...