Shimla meteorological centre issues 'orange' warning for extremely heavy rains in parts of Himachal Pradesh tomorrow
The Meteorological Centre issued an 'orange' warning for extremely-heavy rains on Monday and 'yellow' warning for heavy rains on Tuesday in the state.
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Officials said the bus met the accident near Banikhet in Dalhousie sub-division when it was travelling from Dalhousie to Pathankot in Punjab.
Cold wave in Himachal Pradesh intensifies; Keylong continues to be coldest region in state at -11 degrees Celsius
Tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh including Dalhousie, Kufri and Manali received snowfall from 5.30 pm on Thursday to 8.30 am on Friday. Bharmour, Pooh, Keylong, Salooni and Kalpa also received snowfall during that time.
Shimla, Dalhousie, Chail in Himachal Pradesh see continuous snowfall; hilly areas reeling under sub-zero temperatures
Several tourist places in Himachal Pradesh continued to get snowfall on Saturday, further dipping the temperature in the areas, the meteorological department said.
Heavy rains lashed several areas of Himachal Pradesh on Monday and Tuesday. At least eight people have been killed in rain-related incidents in the state in the last two days. AP
The toll in rain-related incidents in Himachal Pradesh, which is battered by heavy showers, have increased to eight now. Meanwhile, Bhakra Beas Management Board's (BBMB) Assistant Design Engineer (ADE) Arun Bhatia said more than 49,000 cusecs of water from the dam would be released at 3 pm on Tuesday.
Himachal Pradesh: Two dead as heavy rains trigger flash floods; officials issue high alert for Kullu district
According to officials, people residing in low-lying areas in Himachal Pradesh, especially in Kangra, Chamba, Kullu and Mandi districts, are being evacuated.
The Army rescued two persons stranded due to flash floods in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district, an official said on Monday. They were stranded at Saurabh Van Vihar, a park, in Palampur. Two scooters and a car were washed away in the flash floods in the area, he said.
Himachal Pradesh rains: IAF chopper deployed, 19 rescued at Dobi in Kullu district after flash floods
He said the chopper was requisitioned on the direction of chief minister Jai Ram Thakur and the stranded people were rescued safely. Presiding over a meeting to take stock of situation in view of heavy rains for the last few days in the state, particularly in four districts of Kullu, Chamba, Kinnaur and Lahaul and Spiti, Thakur directed the officers to take all precautionary measures to minimise loss to life and property.
Himachal Pradesh rains trigger landslides, flash floods; swelling Beas river washes vehicles away in Manali, Kullu
Most regions in Himachal Pradesh are experiencing heavy to extremely heavy rain, causing landslides in some areas and also blocking highways.
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BJP president Amit Shah claims Congress sullied Himachal Pradesh by allowing mafia to flourish in state
BJP chief Amit Shah on Monday lashed out at the Congress alleging the party had "sullied" the image of 'Devbhumi' Himachal by turning it into a state where mafia thrived
Internet services in Saharanpur have been blocked for two days to prevent social media being misused to foment tension following the arrest of Bhim Army founder Chandrashekhar, the main accused in the recent violence in the district, the police said on Thursday.
In a major breakthrough for Uttar Pradesh police, a Special Task Force (STF) team arrested Saharanpur-riots main accused and Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar from Himachal Pradesh's Dalhousie on Thursday.
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