Cloudburst in Chamoli district, many houses, shops washed away

16 Jul 2018

Nearly a dozen houses, 10 shops and six vehicles were swept away following a cloudburst in Tharali and Ghat areas of Chamoli distrtict early on Monday, officials said. No casualties have been reported. Over 10 shops and six vehicles were washed away after a cloudburst flooded Pranmati River on way to Ratgaon in Dharbagad area of Tharali at around 3 am, the District Disaster Management Centre in Chamoli said. PTI