Incessant rains lash Uttarakhand

Three persons were killed in ahouse collapse in Dehradun on Sunday while thousands of Char Dham pilgrims were stranded on Gangotri and Yamunotri routes, as incessant overnight showers across Uttarakhand caused landslips in Uttarkashi district and swelled rivers. A house caved in this morning in Prem Nagar area due to heavy rains, a senior police official said, adding thar a 30-year-old man, his 26 year-old wife and 10 year-old child were badly injured.

Jun 16, 2013, 15:20 PM IST