Five persons were killed in their sleep and a man was critically injured when a cloudburst hit Netad village in Tehri district in the wee hours of Thursday.
At least four people are feared dead after a cloudburst in Uttarakhand`s Tehri district on Thursday.
Curtains came down on campaigning for five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand, where about 70 lakh voters will elect MPs from over 70 candidates on May 7.
Icy winds swept Uttarakhand intensifying cold conditions as snowfall continued in hill districts and moderate showers lashed most parts with Tehri and Mukteshwar recording sub-zero temperatures.
There was a let-up in rainfall across flood-ravaged Uttarakhand today with light to moderate showers occurring at isolated places.
An air of expectancy hangs over the Tehri Lok Sabha seat in Uttarakhand.
The going may get tough in the Tehri constituency for the ruling Congress which is yet to decide its nominee for the seat.
The mishap occurred when the driver of the car lost control over the vehicle and it fell into the gorge at Mulya village in Devprayag.
The Supreme Court today directed
Uttarakhand government and Tehri Development Corporation to
take urgent steps to provide rehabilitation and succor to
those displaced and affected by the construction of Tehri dam.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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