Glacier burst in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli leads to flash flood, Rishiganga Power Project damaged (Video)

Last Updated: Sunday, 7 February 2021 (15:25 IST)
Police said that the has been damaged due breach of a glacier in area of Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district.

People living on the bank of Alaknanda river are advised to move to safe places at the earliest.

The water level in Dhauliganga river rose suddenly following an avalanche near a power project at Raini village in Tapovan area. People are being evacuated from the areas near Alkananda.

As a precautionary measure, flow of Bhagirathi River has been stopped. To prevent the flow of water of Alaknanda, Srinagar Dam & Rishikesh Dam have been emptied. SDRF is on alert.