Himachal Pradesh Cloudburst:
The heavy rainfall in many regions of the country has wreaked havoc on the people thereby causing great difficulty for them in keeping up with their daily operations. The Indian Meteorological Department has already issued a Red alert for heavy rainfall in Himachal Pradesh.
Himachal Pradesh | One person was killed, another person injured, and 9 people went missing after flash flood in Tozing Nullah in Udaipur sub-division of Lahaul Spiti district last night, says SP Manav Verma pic.twitter.com/e4VaoAEoPv— ANI (@ANI) July 28, 2021
As per the reports, a cloudburst in the Lahaul region has caused a sudden flood-like situation, which took away the life of a person, and 9 people have gone missing. While a person is also missing in the Chamba area of Himachal Pradesh.
#WATCH | A 25-year-old woman & her minor son got washed away while passing by the side of Brahamganga tributary of Parvati river in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh today morning. Both are still untraceable: Ashutosh Garg, Deputy Commissioner, Kullu pic.twitter.com/4Y70skSGRs— ANI (@ANI) July 28, 2021
It must be noted that the flood in Lahaul has claimed the life of 1, while 9 people are missing. A rescue operation was started by the Himachal Pradesh Police and ITBP, but the heavy flow of water caused hindrance in that. However, the rescue operation was resumed again on Wednesday morning and is still underway.