Uttarakhand: Glacier burst causes flash floods; three bodies recovered while many others missing

Uttarakhand: A glacier burst in Chamoli and caused flash floods while also damaging the Rishi Ganga Power project. The flash floods have even damaged two bridges and several hours have passed when the incident was first reported. However, it is now being reported that the water level is now decreasing. Three dead bodies have been recovered so far from the plant, while close to 150 are still feared to be missing. Prime Minister Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah took stock of the situation after speaking to Uttarakhand CM. Teams of ITBP along with NDRF teams have been rushed from Dehradun to carry out the rescue operation.