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Himachal Pradesh: At least 367 people dead in rain-related incidents this monsoon

Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST
  • Himachal Pradesh has faced strong, continuous rain for weeks triggering landslides, cloudbursts, and flash floods.
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The State Disaster Management Authority has reported that the monsoon season has claimed the lives of at least 367 individuals in rain-related incidents across Himachal Pradesh. (File Photo) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST

The State Disaster Management Authority has reported that the monsoon season has claimed the lives of at least 367 individuals in rain-related incidents across Himachal Pradesh. (File Photo)

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The downpour has resulted in the closure of numerous routes, including National Highway 305, with approximately 281 roads blocked due to the deluge.  (ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST

The downpour has resulted in the closure of numerous routes, including National Highway 305, with approximately 281 roads blocked due to the deluge.  (ANI)

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In addition, 177 water supply schemes have suffered disruptions, while there were no fire incidents recorded in the past 24 hours, as per government data. (ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST

In addition, 177 water supply schemes have suffered disruptions, while there were no fire incidents recorded in the past 24 hours, as per government data. (ANI)

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Official records indicate that since the monsoon's onset on June 24, an average of about seven lives have been lost daily due to rain-related events within the mountainous state. (ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST

Official records indicate that since the monsoon's onset on June 24, an average of about seven lives have been lost daily due to rain-related events within the mountainous state. (ANI)

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Monetary losses are estimated to approach <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>12,000 crore, according to the disaster management assessment.&nbsp;(AP) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST

Monetary losses are estimated to approach 12,000 crore, according to the disaster management assessment. (AP)

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Over the past fortnight, Himachal Pradesh has witnessed multiple landslides across various locations, with the most recent occurring in Kullu on Thursday.&nbsp;(REUTERS) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST

Over the past fortnight, Himachal Pradesh has witnessed multiple landslides across various locations, with the most recent occurring in Kullu on Thursday. (REUTERS)

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Among the total fatalities documented by the state disaster management authority, 136 people lost their lives due to landslides and flash floods.&nbsp;&nbsp;(HT Photo/Deepak Sansta) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Aug 28, 2023 02:50 PM IST

Among the total fatalities documented by the state disaster management authority, 136 people lost their lives due to landslides and flash floods.  (HT Photo/Deepak Sansta)

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