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Uttarakhand tunnel rescue: After 422 anxious hours, families rejoice

As the quaint mountain town of Kotdwar in Uttarakhand was lighting up on Diwali day, Jaimal Singh Negi’s life descended into darkness.

Locals and family members of trapped workers near the under-construction tunnel between Silkyara and Dandalgaon on the Brahmakhal-Yamunotri national highway,(PTI)
Updated on Nov 29, 2023 04:45 AM IST

Uttarakhand tunnel rescue: Rat-mining gets the job done!

But officials only turned to rat-hole mining when more modern equipment collapsed in the face of the daunting challenge

The rat-hole miners said that they started removing the debris at around 7pm on Monday and the entire operation was completed in less than 24 hours.(HT_PRINT)
Updated on Nov 29, 2023 04:42 AM IST
By, Silkyara (uttarkashi)

Watch: How Uttarakhand CM welcomed first worker evacuated from tunnel

In the visuals, Uttarakhand chief minister Pushkar Singh Dhami was seen hugging and talking to the workers as they huddled outside the tunnel.

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami and Union Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways VK Singh greet rescued workers coming out of the collapsed Silkyara Tunnel, in Uttarkashi district. (PTI)
Published on Nov 28, 2023 09:16 PM IST
By | Edited by Aryan Prakash

Uttarakhand tunnel collapse: Meet team behind rescue ops to evacuate 41 workers

Dozens of officers, workers, and foreign experts are currently in Uttarakhand, overseeing the rescue operation to extract the men trapped in Uttarkashi tunnel.

Meet the team responsible for the safe evacuation of workers trapped in Uttarakhand tunnel collapse.
Published on Nov 28, 2023 03:49 PM IST
ByVaishnawi Sinha

Uttarkashi tunnel: 3-metre manual drilling remains, rescue likely by 5pm

In a major breakthrough in the Uttarakhand tunnel collapse rescue mission, the vertical drilling has been stopped and the pipe has been pushed in over 55 metres

Rescue operations underway on Day 17 of Uttarkashi rescue mission (AFP)(AFP)
Published on Nov 28, 2023 01:42 PM IST
ByVaishnawi Sinha
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