Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has also expressed grief over this disaster. He tweeted and said, ‘The news of the disaster from Chamoli district is very worrying, I pray to God for the safety and efficiency of all people. In this difficult time, the Delhi government is ready to provide all possible help to the people of Uttarakhand.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, while expressing grief over the sudden flood situation caused by the breaking of the iceberg in Chamoli, said that the state government should provide immediate assistance to all the victims. He has also asked Congress workers to join hands in relief work. Rahul Gandhi tweeted, ‘Flood tragedy is very sad due to the glacier bursting in Chamoli. My condolences are with the people of Uttarakhand.
He said that the state government should provide immediate assistance to all the victims. Congress colleagues also help in relief work.
Let us know that due to the breaking of the iceberg in Rishi Ganga valley in Chamoli district on Sunday morning, Alaknanda and its tributaries suddenly got flooded. As soon as the news of the glacier breaking came in the morning, teams of NDRF, ATBP, SDRF were rushed to the spot for rescue operation. Uttarakhand Director General of Police (DGP) Ashok Kumar told that about 50-100 people are missing after the flood. Two bodies have been found in the rescue operation and some injured have been rescued. He said that the situation is under control. However, the power plant at Tapovan-Raini has completely washed away. (Input from language)