Operation rescue Uttarakhand
With pilgrims and tourists stranded in flash floods in Uttarakahand hailing from all parts of the country, several state govts have rushed teams to the hill state to help bring back the affected persons and also announced aid. Uttarakhand helpline numbers: 0135-2710334, 0135-2710335, 0135-2710233 | Army helpline no. in Uttarakhand: 1800 419 0282
Drenched, flooded and damaged
Living in a grey zone
Akhilesh Yadav announces Rs 25 crore aid for Uttarakhand
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