Uttarakhand cloudburst calamity: Search and rescue operations for victims continue (Visuals)

| Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 13:15
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uttarakhand, Monsoon, Cloudburst, disaster, Landslides, Chamoli, Pithoragarh

New Delhi: More than 60 houses were flattened due to the cloud burst after incessant rains in the state of Uttarakhand. As many as 200 cattle have reportedly died in the villages.
The maximum damage was inflicted on Basted village where at least 30 people were feared to be trapped in the debris.
Rescue operations are on for the search of victims trapped in the debris. 
108 personnel of ITBP continued rescue ops in Pithoragarh. Total 7 dead bodies recovered from the location till now. An ITBP team of 35 members sent for rescue operations towards a different area- Nolda village, 35 kms from Mirthi (Pithoragarh)









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