Union Home Minister Amit Shah to conduct aerial survey
Last Updated: 12:45 pm
Source: News agencies
Floods unbridled by unseasonal rainfall claimed 54 lives so far in northern India’s Uttarakhand, while efforts to rescue those stranded were in full swing.
Of the 54 deaths reported, the highest (28) were reported in Nainital.
Image Credit: National Disaster Response Force/Handout via REUTERS
Three days of incessant rains have left a trail of devastation in Uttarakhand as flash floods and landslides blocked roads and swept away bridges.
Union Minister Amit Shah who arrived in Dehradun late on Wednesday to assess the situation is likely to conduct an aerial survey today.