Chamoli

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 hits Uttarakhand, no casualties reported

The National Center for Seismology reviewed the earthquake and confirmed it 44km north northwest of Joshimath in Chamoli District.

May 24, 2021, 09:14 AM IST

8 dead, 4 injured in Uttarakhand's Joshimath avalanche, CM Tirath Singh Rawat conducts aerial survey

 Around 391 BRO personnel out of over 400 who were at work when the avalanche occurred on on Friday are said to have reached the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) camps safely, said CM Rawat, who undertook an aerial survey of the area to assess the damage.

Apr 24, 2021, 15:55 PM IST

Avalanche in Uttarakhand's Chamoli, alert issued

A BRO official confirmed the sliding down of a glacier in the area, where labourers are engaged in road construction work. A BRO team was rushed to the spot but there is no clue yet on the damage caused, he said. 

Apr 24, 2021, 00:45 AM IST

Uttarakhand glacier burst: Two more bodies recovered, death toll rises to 70

According to the information received from the disaster control room yesterday, one dead body was recovered from Srinagar Chauras and one from Kirti Nagar. Of the 206 missings, 70 bodies have been recovered so far. The rescue and search operation for 134 missing people is underway.

Feb 23, 2021, 11:14 AM IST

Uttarakhand avalanche incident: Centre reviews status of artificial lake formed in Chamoli

"The Union Home Secretary reviewed the action being taken to allow for more flow to the water and removal of some obstructions which have formed at the site of the artificial lake," said the Ministry of Home Affairs. The Union Home Secretary also assured continued help and assistance from Central agencies to the State Government.

Feb 22, 2021, 22:34 PM IST

NDRF team got 15 more bodies in Uttarakhand including 8 found in Tapovan tunnel

Rescuers on Sunday pulled out 15 more dead bodies from the site of torrential flood in the Himalayan region of northern India, a week after the disaster, causing the deaths of 50 people with more than 150 dead and still missing.

Feb 15, 2021, 11:48 AM IST

Uttarakhand glacier burst death toll crosses 50

Rescuers on Sunday pulled out nine more bodies from the site of a torrential flood in the Himalayan region of northern India, a week after the disaster, causing the deaths of 50 people with more than 150 dead and still missing.

Feb 15, 2021, 09:46 AM IST

Uttarakhand tragedy: Rescue operation temporarily halted in Chamoli district due to this reason; WATCH

"Rescue operation temporarily halted in Chamoli district due to a rise in the level of water in Rishiganga river. Orders have been given to vacate the areas downstream," said Ashok Kumar, DGP Uttarakhand. "The water level in the river is rising, people living in nearby areas are being alerted. People are requested to remain alert and not panic," added the Chamoli Police in Uttarakhand.

Feb 11, 2021, 16:06 PM IST

Uttarakhand Tragedy: 33 people died in the occurrence, 206 still missing!

So far, 33 bodies have been recovered from different areas in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district due to the bursting of the glacier. According to the state government, 206 people are still missing, including 25-35 people trapped inside the Tapovan tunnel.

Feb 10, 2021, 12:44 PM IST

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Hear out their pain, whose people are missing!

In this exclusive ground report of Zee News, understand how the floods in Uttarakhand came, how devastation occurred.

Feb 10, 2021, 09:26 AM IST

Uttarakhand glacier burst: Government to collect DNA samples for identification; 32 bodies recovered, 174 still missing

About 600 rescue workers are involved in the operation, two days after the sudden flood in the Alaknanda river system in Chamoli district that was possibly triggered by an avalanche or glacier burst. Of the 32 bodies, 25 have been identified, while 7 remain unattended. 

Feb 10, 2021, 09:08 AM IST

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Greatest quest of life

Watch ground report of Zee News correspondent Manish Shukla from Chamoli.

Feb 09, 2021, 17:52 PM IST

Uttarakhand tragedy: No danger of downstream flooding, rise in water level contained, says Home Minister Amit Shah

Amit Shah said that an NTCP's hydropower project has been damaged in the flash flood. However, there is no danger now and the water level has decreased. Shah stated that the efforts are on to save the people who are trapped in the tunnel, and the administration is working to find the missing people.

Feb 09, 2021, 17:37 PM IST

Exclusive: Understand how the floods in Uttarakhand came, how devastation occurred

In this exclusive ground report of Zee News, understand how the floods in Uttarakhand came, how devastation occurred.

Feb 09, 2021, 14:28 PM IST

171 people still missing after Uttarakhand tragedy, search operation continues

Two more bodies were recovered from the debris in Raini village on Tuesday out of around 171 people who were missing in the Uttarakhand tragedy. Rescuers removed tons of mud to save about 30 workers trapped in the tunnel at a power project site in Tonkan.

Feb 09, 2021, 13:08 PM IST

Exclusive on Uttarakhand Tragedy: Tapovan Tunnel से Zee News Ground Report

Watch in this video: Exclusive ground report of Zee News on Uttarakhand Tragedy from Tapovan Tunnel.

Feb 09, 2021, 11:58 AM IST

Uttarakhand Glacier Tragedy: 202 people missing since the accident

More than 24 hours have passed since the tragedy struck Uttarakhand and more than 200 people are still missing, while at least 18 have died after part of a glacier broke away in the Chamoli district and triggered a massive avalanche.

Feb 08, 2021, 17:34 PM IST

B-Towners share helpline number, express concern for Uttarakhand

Expressing their shock and concern for the affected area and local people, Bollywood celebrities took to their verified social media accounts to share helpline numbers and offer prayers to the almighty for everyone's safety. Some of the celebrities also criticised the government's initiative to build too many dams in the Himalayas as a possible reason behind such a disaster.

Feb 08, 2021, 10:18 AM IST

ITBP personnel rescue one person who was trapped in the tunnel near Tapovan dam in Chamoli

ITBP के जवानों ने तपोवन डैम के करीब टनल में फंसे एक शख्स को सकुशल बाहर निकाल लिया. देखिए ITBP के रेस्क्यू ऑपरेशन का ये वीडियो.

Feb 07, 2021, 18:46 PM IST

Uttarakhand Glacier burst Live: UK PM Boris Johnson expresses solidarity with India

PM Narendra Modi said that he was reviewing the situation in Uttarakhand. PM said, "Am constantly monitoring the unfortunate situation in Uttarakhand. India stands with Uttarakhand and the nation prays for everyone's safety there. Have been continuously speaking to senior authorities and getting updates on NDRF deployment, rescue work and relief operations."

Feb 07, 2021, 15:20 PM IST