In Himachal Pradesh due to cloud burst, there was a heavy landslide. In the last 24 hours due to heavy rain in the state, 22 people died in landslides, floods and cloudburst incidents, while 6 people went missing. At the same time, 12 people have been injured. Meanwhile, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an alert of heavy rain at different places in Kangra, Chamba, Bilaspur, Sirmaur and Mandi districts. State IMD Deputy Director Bui Lal said, “Moderate to heavy rains will be seen in the next 5 days. Orange alert has been issued for the next 12 hours for the entire state, yellow alert has been issued for the rest of the days till August 24.
Deputy Commissioner Arindam Choudhary said that 13 people died and five went missing due to floods and landslides in Mandi district alone. The bodies of eight members of a family were retrieved from the rubble of their house after a four-hour-long search operation by NDRF and police in Kashan village of Gohar development block, he said. He told that this house had collapsed in the landslide.
the Baaghi drain on Mandi-Katola-Parashar road in Mandi on Friday night, about half a kilometer away from her house. He said that five members of the girl's family were also reported to have been washed away in the floods. He said that after the cloudburst, many families have left their homes located between the rebel and old Katola areas and took shelter in other safe places. Mokhta said that two people were killed and two others were injured when a stone fell on the vehicle in Theog, Shimla. Mokhta said that three people were killed when a house collapsed following a landslide at around 4.30 am in Banet village of Chauwari, Chamba.