Uttrakhand: Landslides block Chamba-Rishikesh NH-94

DN Bureau

The Chamba-Rishikesh NH-94 on Wednesday was blocked after landslides occurred near Fakot and Bhinnu areas of the state's Tehri district.

A site of the landslides which blocked Chamba-Rishikesh  highway
A site of the landslides which blocked Chamba-Rishikesh highway

Tehri: The Chamba-Rishikesh NH-94 on Wednesday was blocked after landslides occurred near Fakot and Bhinnu areas of the state's Tehri district.

The road clearing work is underway with machines being deployed in both the locations.

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Earlier, the India Meteorological Department had predicted that heavy rainfall may lash some parts of Uttarakhand.

Meanwhile, deadly landslide also hit Manipur's Tamenglong town, taking away lives of nine people. (ANI)

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