Uttarakhand: ITBP rescues around 1000 pilgrims stranded at Hemkunt Sahib

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Saturday assured immediate help to those affected by heavy rains in Uttarakhand as the state government dispatched a rescue team to oversee evacuation of pilgrims stranded at Hemkunt Sahib.

Uttarakhand floods: All pilgrims from Hemkunt Sahib evacuated

Al pilgrims stranded at Hemkunt Sahib in flood ravaged Uttarakhand have been safely evacuated, Punjab state government officials said on Monday.

2,200 people evacuated from Govind Dham in Uttarakhand

About 2,200 pilgrims have been evacuated from Gurdwara Gobind Dham situated before famous Sikh pilgrimage Hemkunt Sahib in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand and safely brought to Joshimath.