More rains predicted in Uttarakhand
Met Department has predicted thunder squall and hail likely to occur at isolated places especially in Champawat, Nainital district in Uttrakhand.
Weather will remain clear in next four days.In Tehri district financial assistance is being provided to the affected families and they are also shifted to safer places by the district administration.
Meanwhile, relief operation in affected areas of Tehri district has been speed up following heavy rain lashing state for last two days. All routes in affected area have been reopened for the vehicular movement.
All circuit roads which were blocked so far due to heavy rain and landslide in the affected area have been reopened for the vehicular movement. It may be recalled that damage to life and property were reported from several places of Tehri and Uttarkashi districts following heavy rains two days before.
About 700 people from 100 families in 8 villages under Ghansali tehsil of Tehri have been affected by the flash floods. According to official sources, 110 houses have been damaged and one person and 34 cattle heads were washed away.
In Chinyalisaur and Dunda tehsils of Uttarkashi, three persons are reported to be missing and one person dead in the incident. Meanwhile all the Char Dham roads are open and the yatra is going on smoothly.