Uttarakhand: Atleast 4 dead in landlside in Tehri Garhwal district, Rescue underway

In a tragic incident, at least eight people were trapped following a landslide in Uttarakhand’s Tehri Garhwal district on Wednesday morning.

Four bodies have been recovered from the rubble during a search operation, one injured person was shifted to the hospital and efforts are on to rescue others feared trapped inside the debris in Kot village near Buda Kedar area.

A team of State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and several other officials had reached the spot and begun the rescue operations.

The incident occurred just a day after a bus fell into a gorge in Tehri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand in which two people were killed and 34 injured. The accident took place on the Link Road near Badrinath National Highway.