PATNA: The rescue and relief operations by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in the flood affected various districts of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh are in full swing.
56 flood rescue teams of NDRF are operational in various flood prone areas of the different states to assist the respective state administration in rescue and relief work.
NDRF rescuers are delivering their best to evacuate the trapped people to safer places. Besides NDRF teams are also providing medical care to the needy persons.
16 flood rescue teams of NDRF are deployed in Bihar in connection with flood like situation.
Similarly, 11 flood rescue teams of NDRF are deployed in various flood prone areas of Uttar Pradesh.
Seven flood rescue teams of NDRF are pre-positioned in MP while one team is prepositioned in Sikkim
So far NDRF teams have evacuated more than 26,400 people in various flood prone areas of the country during this monsoon season. In addition to rescue work, NDRF teams have provided medical care to more than 9100 people in various states.