Chamba. In the Saluni sub-division of Chamba, there was devastation due to cloudburst in Savani Dhar, Gulel and Kandhwara. Here, after the landslide in Bhadoga, a young man died due to the collapse of the house after being buried under it. At the same time, about 8 vehicles got washed away in the water after the water level increased in the drain. Road traffic has come to a standstill due to the overflowing of the Public Works Department’s bridge at Shalei on Chakoli Bhadela road. At the same time, houses and shops have been damaged in many other villages. There is a possibility of loss of lakhs of rupees after the cloudburst.
At the same time, due to heavy rains in Pranghala of Chamba, the Nirmandhi bridge has been damaged. Its construction was going to be completed in a few days, but after falling stones from the hill, it has been completely damaged. After this, the administration has also banned the famous Manimahesh Yatra. At the same time, the administration has now started assessing the damage. According to locals, their crops have been ruined due to cloudburst and many houses are also in danger. The local people have requested the administration for financial help.
DSP Chamba Abhimanyu said that on Sunday late night there were incidents of cloudburst at many places in Chamba district, in which a youth has died. Also, debris has entered many houses. He told that due to this rain, vehicles parked on the road have also come under the grip of debris. During this time, he has appealed to the people to stay in safe places and not to go out in the event of heavy rains. At the same time, he said that Manimahesh’s journey will be postponed till further orders of the administration, in such a situation people should not do this journey because the way can prove to be dangerous.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : August 08, 2022, 19:09 IST