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Families who live in Hem Vihar, Phase 1 in Baltana village, protested as they have no means to eat, asking the administration to provide them with ration on Wednesday.(HT photo)

In want of daily bread, 100 families of Zirakpur village take to the streets

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Shailee Dogra, Mohali
PUBLISHED ON APR 29, 2020 08:29 PM IST
Mostly daily wagers, they live in rented accommodations in Baltana; They say their ration lasted till April 20
Snow-clearing machines and 60 Border Roads Organisation personnel were pressed into service to clear the 13,050-ft pass that connects Manali with Leh.(HT Photo)
Snow-clearing machines and 60 Border Roads Organisation personnel were pressed into service to clear the 13,050-ft pass that connects Manali with Leh.(HT Photo)

At -20 degrees, under 20-ft of snow, Border Roads Organisation clears Rohtang Pass

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Shimla
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2019 07:55 AM IST
Usually, Rohtang Pass is officially closed for traffic on November 15 and reopened in May for which snow clearance begins in March. This is for the first time that the BRO took up the challenge to clear the stretch after intermittent snowfall.
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