Sat, Jul 02, 2016, 07:10 AM
Twelve persons were killed and several others injured due to cloudburst and heavy rains in Chamoli and Pithoragarh districts of Uttarakhand in the early hours of Friday. Homes were flattened in villages and several villagers were trapped under the debris. Chamoli district is located at a distance of 300 km from Delhi. Alakananda river is in spate and flowing close to danger mark.