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In Pics | Death, destruction as heavy rain lashes north India

Several people are missing after incessant rains swept away houses, washed away roads and triggered landslides in Himachal Pradesh. Rains also caused extensive damage in neighbouring Jammu and Uttarakhand

August 21, 2022 / 01:48 PM IST
Tree uprooted in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh as heavy rains unleash in the state. (Image- ANI)
Tree uprooted in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh, as heavy rains unleash havoc in the hill state. (Image- ANI)
Water levels swelled due to heavy rains in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. (Image- ANI)
Water levels swelled due to heavy rains in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. (Image- ANI)
Tourists stuck in long jams as Mandi reels from heavy rains that have been lashing the district and the state for the past 36 hours. (Image- ANI)
Tourists were stuck in long jams as Mandi reels from heavy rains that lashed the district and the state for 36 hours. (Image- ANI)
Death toll rises to 22 due to rain-triggered landslides, 6 people still missing. (Image- ANI)
Death toll rises to 22 due to rain-triggered landslides, six people still missing. (Image- ANI)
Jammu and Kashmir | The upwards yatra to Mata Vaishno Devi which was stopped as precautionary measures due to heavy rains has resumed now. (Image- ANI)
Jammu and Kashmir | The Vaishno Devi pilgrimage that was stopped as a precautionary measure due to heavy rains has resumed. (Image- ANI)
Punjab | Bridge over Chakki Dariya closed due to strong flow of water. (Image- ANI)
Punjab | A bridge over Chakki dariya closed due to a strong flow of water. (Image- ANI)
Rajasthan | Dholpur reels under the effects of heavy rainfall in the area. (Image- ANI)
Rajasthan | Dholpur reels under the effects of heavy rainfall in the area. (Image- ANI)
Uttarakhand | River Ganga in spate in Rishikesh amid torrential downpour in the state. (Image- ANI)
Uttarakhand | River Ganga in spate in Rishikesh amid torrential downpour in the state. (Image- ANI)
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first published: Aug 21, 2022 12:35 pm
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