Mon, May 09, 2016, 03:12 PM
It is raining heavily against in Uttarakand. Pilgrims who have gone there was visting Chardham (four pilrimg centres) are terribly inconveniences, with landslides and heavy rain. Important routes have been closed. Heavy vehicles have been washed away in the floods. Houses have collapsed and villages are marooned at some places. Officials have taken up rescue operations and evacuated several persons. The tourism minister is discussing the issue with the officials.