3 Killed & 4 Missing after cloudburst in Uttarkashi, VIDEO

July 19, 2021 – At least 3 Killed and 4 were reported missing following a cloudburst incident in Uttarakhand’s Mando village in Uttarkashi district early on Monday (July 19, 2021). “Three people died and four people were reported as missing after a cloudburst in Mando village in Uttarkashi district,” said Inspector Jagdamba Prasad, Team Incharge, State Disaster Response Force (SDRF).

Cloudburst in Uttarkashi, PIC: Social Media

Amid heavy rainfall in many parts of the state, several houses were submerged by water in some areas of the Mando village after the cloudburst, said the SDRF.

PIC: Social Media

Earlier, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had said that the recent satellite imagery shows intense to very intense rainfall over the western Himalayan region – across parts of Jammu Division, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Uttar Pradesh, northwest Madhya Pradesh, East Rajasthan, adjoining West Rajasthan, South Haryana and Gangetic West Bengal and neighboring areas on Monday. The Met department has predicted heavy rains in these areas till July 21, 2021.

Video after Cloudburst in Uttarkashi on 19th July 2021
Video of Cloudburst in Uttarkashi on 19th July 2021