Published On: Aug 18, 2018
The NDRF has evacuated over 10,000 people in Kerala from heavy rains and floodwaters. The NDRF says this is its biggest ever relief and rescue operation in the country. A total of 58 NDRF teams have been deployed for relief and rescue work in the state. Since August 8, at least 194 people have lost their lives in Kerala floods. Each team of the federal disaster contingency force has about 35-40 personnel. Over 3.14 lakh people have been moved to relief camps.