Uttarakhand Flood: ITBP rescues person trapped inside a tunnel near Tapovan dam in Chamoli

According to recent reports from Uttarakhand, A person has been rescued by ITBP officials who got trapped inside a tunnel In the Tapovan dam in Chamoli. A portion of the dam of the power project on the Rishiganga river in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand broke causing a flood in the nearby area.

By Harkirpal Singh, Updated : Feb 07, 2021 18:17 IST
Uttarakhand Flood: ITBP rescues person trapped inside a tunnel near Tapovan dam in Chamoli
Person being rescued by ITBP offcials

After a portion of the dam of the power project on the Rishiganga river in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand got destroyed, it caused floods in the nearby areas. A person was trapped under the tunnel nearby Tapovan Dam, Chamoli, ITBP officials Arrived on the scene and rescued the person by safely extracting him out of the tunnel.

According to the reports, The dam was damaged by a glacier burst, causing flooding in the Dholi River. The Tapovan Barrage is completely demolished. Many people have been reported missing since the incident. ITBP, NDRF, and SDRF are constantly carrying out relief operations in the affected areas.

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