dam breach in maharashtra

Built around 14 years ago, the Tiware dam in Chiplun taluka of Ratnagiri district, some 230km from Pune, has a storage capacity of 2 million cubic metre. It developed a breach late Tuesday night after heavy rains, district collector Sunil Chavan said. (Anil Phalke/HT photo)

9 dead, 14 missing as dam collapses in Maharashtra

Hindustan Times, Chiplun (Ratnagiri district) | By Shrinivas Deshpande
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2019 12:27 AM IST
Officials of the civil administration and police and volunteers are involved in search and rescue operations. Teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been rushed to the spot.
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