The past week has been particularly hard for the residents of Hyderabad with heavy rainfalls and massive flooding, the city has come to a halt. Multiple deaths have been reported and entire colonies have been submerged. Apart from this, the residents are also facing challenges such as waterlogging, electricity shortage and open drains. As incessant rains continue to haunt the city, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has been actively carrying out on-ground action. The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) took to Twitter to confirm that more rains are forecasted over the next 3-4 days.
They have also urged citizens to stay indoors and dial 100 for emergencies or the Disaster Response Force Team at 040-29555500.
As distressful times like these continue, here is a list of helplines that can help those stuck in emergencies and stressful situations:
Disaster Helpline: 1077
Toll-Free Number for Emergency Services: 211111111
GHMC Disaster Department Emergency: 9000113667
NDRF Helpline Number: 9711077372
MCH Disaster helpline: 97046018166
GHMC ( water-logging ): 9000113667
Centralized Helpline ( INDIA ) - NDMA: 1078 or 011-26701700
For any emergency, if all else fails:
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