8 Feared Dead, 7 Missing In Flash Floods Triggered By Heavy Rain In Himachal Pradesh
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8 Feared Dead, 7 Missing In Flash Floods Triggered By Heavy Rain In Himachal Pradesh

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July 28, 2021

At least eight people are feared dead and seven reported missing in flash floods triggered by heavy rains in Himachal Pradesh, a senior disaster management official said today. State Disaster Management director Sudesh Kumar Mokhta said four people are feared dead in Kullu district and one person is feared dead in Chamba. Three people were killed and seven are missing in Lahaul-Spiti.


New Delhi, 28 July 2021

As per news report of NDTV, In Kullu, a 26-year-old woman, Poonam, and her four-year-old son Nikunj were swept away in Brahamganga, a tributary of the Parvati river, near Manikaran around 6:15 am on Wednesday due to a sudden surge in the water level, he said. Another woman and a man were also swept away in the flash floods, he added. In Lahaul's Udaipur, two tents of labourers and a private JCB were washed away in the flash floods triggered by a cloudburst around 8 pm on Tuesday, Mr Mokhta said.

Source -NDTV

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