Several houses, shops and vehicles were swept away following a cloudburst in Tharali and Ghat areas of Chamoli district early today, while a woman died after falling into an overflowing canal in Pithoragarh district in Uttarakhand.
While five houses were damaged in Kundi village, ten houses suffered damage in Maukhmalla village of Ghat area where two animals were also washed away, the State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC) said here.
However, no human casualty was reported in these incidents.
The 36-year-old Haruli Devi had fallen into the swollen Bathiraula canal after slipping off a rock yesterday, the SEOC said.
Landslides triggered by heavy rains also blocked Rishikesh-Gangotri national highway near Nalauda and Rishikesh-Yamunotri highway near Dabarkot and Kuthnor.
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