Uttarakhand Glacier disaster: 10 Tragic Pictures

February 8, By TVN Bureau

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Tragic Sunday

Uttarakhand on Sunday recorded heavy floods triggered by glacial burst in Tapovan area of Chamoli district.

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Casualties

14 people have been killed and over 170 are still missing.

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Massive flood

The floods washed away hydroelectric stations and five bridges.

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Avalanche

The water level in the Dhauliganga river suddenly rose due to an avalanche.

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Panic

The disaster has led to widespread panic and heavy damage in high scale mountain areas.

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Damages

A view of the damages after glacier burst in Joshimath in Uttarakhand's Chamoli.

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Many missing

Most of the missing persons are reportedly workers of two NTPC power projects.

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Rescue operation on

Rescue operation continues on the second day at Joshimath in Chamoli.

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Aftermath

ITBP jawans clearing the tunnel in Tapovan, Joshimath.

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