Jammu Kashmir: Cloudburst in a village of Kishtwar district, 30 people missing
According to the information received, this accident happened in Honjar area of Kishtwar district.
New Delhi: Five people died due to cloudburst in Kishtwar Rains of Jammu and Kashmir. According to the information received, this accident happened in Honjar area of Kishtwar district.
Around 4:20 am on Wednesday morning, 6-8 houses were hit by a cloudburst. Many people are missing after the cloudburst. Army, police and administration teams have reached the spot for relief and rescue work and the rescue operation is going on.
Cloudburst in Jammu-Kashmir:
According to the information received, this accident has happened in an area of Dutchan where there is no road. In this accident, 1 ration depot including 6-8 houses has been damaged. At the same time 35 people including 4 Bakarwal are missing. Out of this, 5 bodies have been recovered so far.
At the same time, four bridges have been washed away in the areas around Kishtwar due to cloudburst. The identity of those whose bodies have been recovered so far in the accident- Sajja Begum (65 years), Rakita Begum (24 years), a nomad, Ghulam Nabi Tantre (42 years) and Abdul Majeed (42 years), are involved.
Local police has informed by tweeting that in view of heavy rains in Kishtwar, people can contact SSP Kishtwar 9419119202, Adl.SP Kishtwar9 469181254, Deputy.SP Headquarters 9622640198SDPO Etholi9858512348.
Heavy Raun alert:
According to the Meteorological Department, at present, most places in Jammu and Kashmir are cloudy with rain and thundershowers at some places in Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi and neighboring areas.
Intermittent rain is likely to continue till July 30. There is a possibility of heavy to very heavy rain at some places. Due to this there may be sudden floods. Along with this, there is a possibility of landslides and water logging in the low-lying area. The Meteorological Department has advised everyone to be alert.
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