A large landslide occurred close to Nalda village of the Lahaul and Spiti district in Himachal Pradesh on Friday which has blocked the move of Chenab River. No lack of life or property has been reported within the incident up to now.
“River is blocked and only 10-15 per cent water is discharging currently. Villages have been evacuated and a helicopter has been deployed for aerial survey,” Sudesh Kumar Mokta, Director of Disaster Management stated.
Sudesh Kumar additionally knowledgeable that the deployment of the NDRF group is underway, and the native administration is taking inventory of every part.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Manav Verma stated, “We have requested all the Panchayat Pradhans to evacuate the people from the lower line area of nearby villages.”
Meanwhile, the loss of life toll within the landslide in Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur district has climbed to fifteen with the restoration of yet one more physique on Friday, a senior catastrophe administration official stated.
Rescue operations resumed at present morning to hint the 15 others nonetheless lacking within the landslide that occurred close to Chaura village within the district on Wednesday.
(With inputs from ANI)