Badrinath highway blocked after cloudburst in Rudraprayag

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Heavy rainfall in Sumerpur in Rudraprayag district on Saturday led to the blocking of the arterial Badrinath Highway, leaving hundreds of vehicles and char dham pilgrims stranded for almost an hour. Meanwhile, intermittent showers since Friday brought much-needed respite from heat in several areas in the state. Rainfall lashed Mukteshwar, Nainital, More...

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“Plenty of Job Opportunities for the youth in Tourism sector”-Dr Harak Singh Rawat

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