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Beas tragedy: Himachal HC asks for replies from state, college

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 00:11

The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Monday directed the state government, the electricity board and the Hyderabad-based engineering college, whose 24 students were washed away in Beas river, to file replies on a letter written by some parents alleging tampering of evidence by the college authorites.

Bhakra Dam water level higher than in 2013

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 19:21

The water level at the Bhakra Dam in Himachal Pradesh has improved and is higher than in the same period last year, officials said Tuesday.

HC seeks status report from Himachal govt on Beas tragedy

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 01:07

Himachal Pradesh High Court on Monday directed the state government to file status report in the case relating to the drowning of 24 engineering students of Hyderabad in Beas River in Mandi district before August 11.

Bodies of all 24 engineering students from Hyderabad recovered

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 13:57

The longest-ever search operation to recover bodies of 24 B.Tech students, who drowned in River Beas in Mandi district on June 8, came to a close with recovery of bodies of two girl students.

Govt asks UGC, AICTE to frame rules for students on excursion

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 13:11

In the wake of Beas river tragedy where 24 students were washed away, Government has asked UGC and AICTE to frame guidelines on enforcing students` safety when they are on excursion or study trips.

US daily blames `sand mafia` for Beas tragedy

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 13:21

Less than a month after 24 students of an engineering college from Hyderabad were swept away in Himachal Pradesh`s Beas river, a US daily Wednesday blamed the "sand mafia" for the tragedy.

Beas tragedy: Two more bodies recovered, six still untraceable

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 00:08

Rescuers on Thursday recovered the bodies of two more students of a Hyderabad-based engineering college who, along with their 22 other friends, were swept away in the Beas river on June 8.

Beas river tragedy: Himachal HC orders Rs 5 lakh compensation

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 22:36

Himachal Pradesh HC ordered a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the parents of 24 Hyderabad engineering college students who were washed away in Beas river at Thalot on June 8.

Do not to open floodgates without warning people: Chhattisgarh govt

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 19:51

Taking a lesson from incidents on Beas river in Himachal Pradesh and Damodar river in Jharkhand, the Chhattisgarh government has directed the administration to alert people and give them time to move to safe places before opening the floodgates of dams across the state.

Beas tragedy: One more body of student found, 12 still missing

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 23:27

Rescuers today found the body an engineering student who was among the 25 youth who were swept away in gushing waters of the Beas river on June 8 and with this the bodies of 13 students have been recovered so far.

Beas tragedy: Clean chit to Larji dam officials, 2 more bodies found

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 13:06

Eleven days after 24 engineering students were washed away in the turbulent waters of river Beas, an internal inquiry conducted by Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board Ltd (HPSEBL) has given a clean chit to Lajrji hydro-project officials, who had allegedly released more water from the dam without a warning.

Beas tragedy: No trace of 17 missing persons as rains pose hurdles

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 17:54

Rescuers failed to recover the body of any of the 17 missing persons, swept away in the Beas river on June 8, on the 10th day of search on Tuesday with pre-monsoon rains posing hurdles before them.