cloudbursts

13 killed in cloudbursts, flash floods, landslide in J&K

13 killed in cloudbursts, flash floods, landslide in J&K

While 11 people have been rescued from the debris, many others are feared trapped and the toll is likely to rise, police said.

Jul 20, 2017, 23:59 PM IST
Five recent cloudbursts that shook the nation

Five recent cloudbursts that shook the nation

On a day, when some 30 people have perished in Uttarakhand in a devastating cloudburst, it is pertinent to list some of the recent calamities that shook the nation.

Jul 01, 2016, 17:10 PM IST

Cloudbursts leave four dead in Kashmir

At least four persons were killed in a series of cloudbursts that struck on both Baltal and Pahalgam routes of the Amarnath Yatra, forcing temporary suspension of the pilgrimage from one side.

Jul 17, 2015, 12:22 PM IST

31 killed in Himachal in rains, cloudbursts

At least 31 people have died in Himachal Pradesh following heavy rain and cloudbursts triggered by the southwest monsoon, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said Tuesday.

Aug 19, 2014, 19:04 PM IST

Uttarakhand: 9 dead as fresh cloudburst strikes; toll rises to 47

A fresh series of cloudbursts in three days in Uttarakhand`s Rudraprayag district left nine persons dead, taking the death toll to 47.

Sep 17, 2012, 00:11 AM IST

Uttarakhand cloudbursts toll rises to 35

The toll in the series of cloudbursts that struck Rudraprayag rose to 35 on Saturday with six more bodies recovered from the affected villages.

Sep 15, 2012, 15:31 PM IST

High-level committee reviews relief work in Ladakh

A high-level empowered committee headed by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary SS Kapur has reviewed the implementation of relief works under Prime
Minister`s special package for flood victims in Ladakh.

Sep 25, 2010, 15:41 PM IST

PM to visit Leh on Tuesday

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will on Tuesday visit devastated Leh in Jammu and Kashmir that was hit by flash floods caused by a cloudburst, an official said here on Sunday.

Aug 15, 2010, 11:42 AM IST

Leh: `135 Americans affected by flash floods`

About 135 US nationals have been affected by the flash floods in Leh in Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 12, 2010, 10:32 AM IST

115 dead in Leh flash floods

At least 115 were killed, 350 injured and hundreds washed away in flash floods in Leh.

Aug 07, 2010, 09:34 AM IST

Cloudbursts take 14 lives in Leh

At least 14 people were killed and many more still missing in a series of cloudbursts that hit parts of this town during the night.

Aug 06, 2010, 09:02 AM IST