A few people are dreaded dead after a glacial mass burst in Uttarakhand’s Joshimath on Sunday morning (February 7, 2021).
The glacial mass collided with a dam subsequent to breaking that brought about floods compelling the departure of towns downstream.
“The real number has not been affirmed at this point however 100 to 150 individuals were dreaded dead,” said Om Prakash, boss secretary of Uttarakhand.
According to the most recent reports, ITBP staff have saved each of the 16 individuals who were caught in the passage close to Tapovan in Chamoli.
PM Narendra Modi has endorsed an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each from PMNRF for the closest relative of the individuals who have lost their lives because of the torrential slide brought about by a Glacier break in Chamoli, Uttarakhand.
“Rs 50,000 would be given to those truly harmed,” said PMO.
The MeT division delivered a climate update for Uttarakhand and said that dry climate is probably going to beat Uttarakhand on February 7 and 8. In any case, affected by a Western Disturbance, light precipitation/snowfall is likely over the northern piece of Uttarakhand during the night of February 9 to forenoon of February 10.
The glacial mass severed in Joshimath in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli region and brought about causing a gigantic flood in the Dhauli Ganga waterway.
Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat likewise investigated the flood-hit zones in Dhaliganga and Alaknanda valleys.
Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat said that 600 staff from the Indian Army and ITBP are on reserve for managing any arising circumstance.
CM Rawat said that clinical groups have been hurried to the influenced site and a 30-bed emergency clinic has been saved prepared at Joshimath for managing this crisis.
“Medical clinics in Srinagar, Rishikesh, Jollygrant and Dehradun are on reserve. We are giving a valiant effort to manage this fiasco.,” CM said.