Rescuers are now just 30 meters away from 35 people, including three engineers trapped in the under construction tunnel of Tapovan Hydroelectric Project, after the flood in Rishiganga. Problems have increased. Drones were used to locate the stranded people last night, but could not go far because the debris was high.
At the same time, a dead body flowed from the disaster area to Rudraprayag. With this, the number of dead bodies found so far has reached 34. At the same time, two laborers from Saharanpur and Chamoli were found at their homes. He was earlier put on the list of missing people.
Due to this, the number of missing people has now risen to 170. On the other hand, relief materials are being distributed continuously in the villages of Niti Valley by helicopter. Disaster-affected areas are also being monitored by helicopter. Dog Squad is also being taken help in relief work. The body of a woman found on the banks of the Alaknanda River was found on the Badrinath Highway, about 10 km from the district headquarters, on the banks of the Alaknanda River in Shivanandi. The team of SDRF and DDRF placed the body in the morcha of the district hospital. It is expected that the dead body has reached here after flowing in the deluge in Rishiganga. At the same time, the dead body reached Rudraprayag from the disaster area has been identified as Suraj son Bechu Lal, resident- Babupur, district- Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh.