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Uttarakhand tragedy


Uttarakhand: Researchers arrive to inspect artificial lake over Rishiganga

February 20, 2021 6:10 pm

The team led by USAC Director MPS Bisht and consisting of four scientists each from the Geological Survey of India and Uttarakhand Space Application Centre will try to reach the lake on foot by Saturday evening or Sunday.

Chandigarh: Meeting after 17 months, advisory council members come up with multiple suggestions

February 11, 2021 10:17 am

The meeting started with the Administrator paying tribute to officials and workers who toiled hard to fight Covid-19 in the city.

Uttarakhand flash flood: Cop’s body washed up 110 km away, at ancestors’ ghat

February 11, 2021 6:59 am

Uttarakhand police chief spokesperson Nilesh Anand Bharney said the families of the deceased policemen will be compensated as per government rules.

Uttarakhand glacier burst: ISRO releases first images of damage at Raini, Tapovan

February 10, 2021 4:57 pm

What is known is that a portion of the Nanda Devi glacier possibly burst through its banks at Joshimath, triggering an avalanche and a deluge that rippled through the Alaknanda river system in the upper reaches of the Himalayas on Sunday.

Four years after Uttarakhand tragedy: Compensation money drying up, widows uncertain of future

June 29, 2017 2:35 am

The Uttarakhand disaster left 296 widows in Rudraprayag district, which encompasses Kedarnath, a majority of whom now depend on the compensation they received from the government. The flooding of Kedarnath four years ago, however, did more than confine Dhanita Devi to her village.

A year after tragedy, Uttarakhand people remember a braveheart

July 02, 2014 1:53 pm

Singh lost six of his family members in the tragedy gets emotional while talking about Lal's act of valour.

A year after Uttarakhand tragedy, 44 skeleton remains found in Kedar valley

June 18, 2014 3:38 pm

For the past 24 hours despite an intense search operation in the valley no fresh skeletal remains have been found, said DIG.

Uttarakhand devastation: Kedarnath temple committee unhappy with ASI restoration work

June 16, 2014 3:21 pm

IIT Chennai's expert team has visited the site to assessthe condition of the foundation and the structure. Their second team will visit again on June 19.

Special task force to search for bodies near Kedarnath

June 14, 2014 5:24 pm

The search campaign by the special task force will cover the entire region from Sonprayag to Kedarnath.

Uttarakhand flash floods anniversary: Remembering 12 days of trauma

June 14, 2014 4:33 pm

When a three-day trip turns into a 12-day trauma, it indeed becomes a life changing moment.