Heavy rains forecasted in Uttarakhand; schools to remain closed in Pithoragarh


In Uttarakhand, the bad weather has been predicted to continue for  one or two more days. The Meteorological Department has issued heavy to very heavy rain warning in seven districts of the state in the next 24 hours. There were light showers in some places in the state on Friday. In view of the heavy rain alert in Pithoragarh, the District Magistrate More...

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By Uttarakhand News On Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Incessant rainfall breaks Hydro dam in Pithoragarh

The first showers of monsoon have shown ominous signs for the hills. Cloud burts in Munasari Bangapani and Dharchula tahsil caused disaster Himalaya Hydro Dam Dani Bagad. From this, there is information of three More...

By Uttarakhand News On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Rain cause landslides in Pithoragarh; 2 dead

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By Uttarakhand News On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Joint Military training of India and Nepal armies begin in Pithoragarh

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By Uttarakhand News On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Crops destroyed after cloud burst in Pithoragarh

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By Uttarakhand News On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Bus carrying ITBP jawans falls down gorge in Pithoragarh’s Munsiyari; 2 dead

The bus of ITBP going from Munsiyari to Pithoragarh fell into a deep gorge near Girgaon at around 10.30 in the morning. In this accident, two soldiers died on the spot and two jawans suffered serious injuries. Both More...

By Uttarakhand News On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Boy from Pithoragarh finds bugs in Facebook, Google

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By Uttarakhand News On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Pithoragarh-Tanakpur highway blocked for 8 hours due to landslide

The road was closed for eight hours after landslide near the Chalthi in Tanakpur-Pithoragarh National Highway. The contractor’s Pokland machine got buried under the debris from the landslide. The company incharge More...

By Uttarakhand News On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Mentally challenged woman sets forest fire in Pithoragarh

A mentally challenged patient set fire to the forest in Pithoragarh. Thousands of trees  have been reportedly burnt up. The  Environment Task Force personnel are engaged in extinguishing the fire. Eco Environment More...

By Uttarakhand News On Monday, March 12th, 2018

BSNL communications services down for seven hours in Pithoragarh

Problems coming from the communication and internet service of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited over the past several days once again hampered communications on Sunday. The OFC line connecting Pithoragarh from Lohaghat More...