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Uttrakhand ppt

  1. 1. From 14 to 17 June 2013, Indian state of Uttrakhand and adjoining area received heavy rainfall, which was about 375 percent more than the benchmark rainfall during a normal monsoon.
  2. 2. This caused the melting of Chorabari Glacier at the height of 3800 metres, and eruption of the Mandakini River which led to heavy floods near Kedar Dome, Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh
  3. 3. 365 houses destroyed, 275 houses partially damaged inUttarakhand
  4. 4. Landslides, due to the floods, damaged several houses and structures, killing those who were trapped Over 70,000 people were stuck
  5. 5. National Capital Region Uttar Pradesh Himachal Pradesh Nepal]
  6. 6. National Capital Region Delhi, Gurgaon and surrounding areas received a high amount of rainfall on 16 June 2013, leading to flooding of the low lying areas of the cities.The Yamuna River swelled to a new high of 207.75 meters submerging the low lying flood plains along the banks
  7. 7. Uttar Pradesh
  8. 8. About 6000 citizens of Nepal were visiting the Indian region, of which 1,000 were rescued as of June 22, 2013. Flooding of the Dhauliganga and the Mahakali rivers had caused extensive damage, with reports of 128 houses and 13 government offices swept away and over 1000 people homeless
  9. 9. Himachal Pradesh In Himachal Pradesh, floods caused loss of life and property and death toll in the state was 20
  10. 10. The Army, Air Force, Navy, Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Border Security Force, National Disaster Response Force (NDRF),Public Works Department and local administrations worked together for quick rescue operations.
  11. 11. Prime Minister of India undertook an aerial survey of the affected areas and announced 1,000 crore (US$170 million) aid package for disaster relief efforts in the state. Several state governments announced financial assistance, Aftermath

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