Rescue operations in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district is put on hold whether water levels are rising again in Rishiganga river. At least 35 people have been died in the devastating glacier burst in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli and more than 170 people are still missing. Rescuers launched a drilling operation on Thursday at Tapovan.
The Uttarakhand flash flood incident took place after a Himalayan glacier from a remote peak fell into water and triggered the huge flood in the state, claimed scientists who have investigated and studied the incident.The devastating flash floods in Uttarakhand killed many people and trapped workers in underground tunnels. It also sparked speculation on what caused the deluge.