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Chamoli: NDRF personnel carry out rescue and restoration work at Tapovan area, (PTI)

Uttarakhand disaster: 5 more bodies recovered on Sunday, death toll reaches 67

By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Dehradun
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 12:43 PM IST
  • About 70 personnel in 12 teams of SDRF are searching for bodies in the river from Reni village to Srinagar in Pauri Garhwal district.
Rescue operations underway near Dhauliganga hydropower project after a glacier broke off in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.(PTI)
Rescue operations underway near Dhauliganga hydropower project after a glacier broke off in Joshimath causing a massive flood in the Dhauli Ganga river, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.(PTI)

Chamoli Flood: Pant and Harbhajan extend condolences to affected families

ANI |
UPDATED ON FEB 07, 2021 10:52 PM IST
The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has rescued all 16 people who were trapped in the tunnel near the Tapovan area following a glacier burst in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, the officials said on Sunday.
The study warns that if global climate efforts fail, current emissions would lead to five degrees in warming and a loss of two-thirds of the glaciers in Hindu Kush Himalaya region by 2100.(AP File / Photo used for representational purpose)
The study warns that if global climate efforts fail, current emissions would lead to five degrees in warming and a loss of two-thirds of the glaciers in Hindu Kush Himalaya region by 2100.(AP File / Photo used for representational purpose)

Himalayan glaciers in warming danger, will affect flow of rivers like Ganga: Study

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2019 12:39 PM IST
The Hindu-Kush Himalaya region covers Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal and Pakistan and is home to Mount Everest, K2 and other significant peaks. The glaciers here feed rivers including the Ganges, Indus, Yellow, Mekong and Irrawaddy.
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