Dehradun, May 11. The country is currently facing the second wave of Corona epidemic, while on the other hand, Devbhoomi Uttarakhand is witnessing the havoc of nature. In fact, a cloudburst occurred in Devprayag in Tehri district of Uttarakhand on Tuesday evening. According to the information, after the cloudburst there was torrential rain, due to which the waterfalls and rivers flowing in the area are in spate.
Dev Rawat’s SHO MS Rawat has said that we received a cloudburst around 5 pm. According to preliminary information, 12-13 shops and many other properties have suffered damage. It was a mistake that most shops were closed due to the lockdown, so no casualties have been reported so far. However, the water level in the area has increased significantly.
At the same time, DGP Ashok Kumar has told that many shops and houses have been damaged due to cloudburst. Although no casualties have been reported yet, SDRF teams have reached the site of the incident and rescue operations are underway. District magistrates have been instructed to monitor the situation. According to media reports, IIT’s building collapsed in this incident.
Cloudburst was reported at 5 pm today. Around 12-13 shops and several other properties have been damaged. Since most of these shops were closed due to lockdown, no casualty has been reported yet. Water level is on the rise here, rescue operation underway: MS Rawat, SHO Devprayag pic.twitter.com/GyMxnNzelq
Let us tell you that on May 3 too, there was news of cloudburst in Uttarakhand’s Tehri, Uttarkashi and Rudraprayag districts. Taking immediate notice of the news of cloudburst in Rudraprayag and Uttarkashi districts, they took information on the phone from the concerned District Magistrates and instructed them to provide immediate relief and relief to the affected.
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