Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived in Dehradun late on Wednesday to take stock of the situation in the rain-ravaged parts of Uttarakhand. Three days of incessant rains have left a trail of death and devastation in the state killing 52 people, damaging roads, bridges and railway tracks besides destroying standing crop. Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, Union Minister of… Continue reading "Amit Shah to survey rain-hit areas in Uttarakhand"
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Uttarakhand’s Ranikhet and Almora remain cut off from the plains – and the former was today forced to ration fuel for emergency services – for a second consecutive day, as the hilly state battles floods, landslides and other disasters triggered by four days of heavy rainfall. There is little or no fuel available in Ranikhet (around 320 km from Dehradun);… Continue reading "Nearly 34 people have lost their lives in rain-related incidents across Uttarakhand"