Cloudburst near Chamba wreks havoc

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A cloudburst wreaked havoc in Khuret and Pujaldi villages near Chamba in Tehri Garhwal district around 11 pm on Thursday. It damaged several fields, standing crops, drinking water pipelines, roads, water mills and irrigation canals. The affected villagers said the rivulet rose to alarming levels as soon as the cloud burst, washing away several fields More...

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