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Uttarakhand landslides: Gangotri highway closed for traffic landslides

Uttarakhand landslides: Gangotri highway closed for traffic

 Uttarakhand landslides: Gangotri highway closed for traffic. The Gangotri highway (NH-108) near Laldhang and Chadethi was closed on Saturday after rains triggered landslides in Uttarakhand.Torrential rain for the past few days has wreaked havoc in the state with reports of five persons’ death on Friday. While in Dehradun district four people were injured after a

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Rail connectivity for char dham Pilgrims soon

The Indian Railways will start this week the final location survey for providing rail connectivity to the four important Hindu shrines in the hills of Uttarakhand at an estimated cost of over Rs 40,000 crore. The announcement was made by Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu at a rally in Gairsain on Thursday.The Rail Vikas Nigam

International Yoga Festival begins in Rishikesh

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul todayinaugurated the 29th edition of the InternationaI Yoga Festival at Rishikesh, and said the event was growing in stature and helping the state become a sought-after destination for spiritual tourism. “It is from Devbhumi Uttarakhand that Yoga originated and has now spread in the entire world. It is wonderful to see, year after