Uttarkhand:Glacier Burst, Rivers flooded,ITBP and NDRF on rescue.
Dhauli Ganga river flooded due to a glacier burst on Sunday in Raini village of Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. This has increased the risk from Chamoli to Haridwar.
Dhauli Ganga river flooded due to a glacier burst on Sunday in Raini village of Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. This has increased the risk from Chamoli to Haridwar. As soon as the incident was reported, the administration team left for the spot. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP President JP Nadda spoke to Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat.
He has assured all possible help to the state. Also asked BJP workers to help. Teams of Army, Air Force, NDRF, ITBP and SDRF are working with the local administration for relief and rescue operations. Apart from this, bodies of three people have been recovered so far and 100-150 casualties are being feared. The Chief Minister has appealed to the people not to share the old videos and to be patient. He has also released a mobile number to help.
Scientists are shocked: Scientists are also surprised by the disaster in Chamoli, Uttarakhand. The Rishi Ganga and Tapovan hydro projects have completely collapsed due to flooding in the district. Many people have been reported to be buried under the debris. At the same time, scientists say that such an event in the cold is surprising.
It was scary,says eyewitness :
Unbelievable and unimaginable. Suddenly in the bright sunshine, Dhauli Ganges has such a rage that everything was destroyed in a few minutes. This is to say that the people frightened by the disaster at Saini in Chamoli, Uttarakhand. Villagers of Tapovan and Raini area were shocked by the sudden disaster.