13 dead after vehicle falls 150 meter in gorge in Uttarkashi


On the Gangotri highway, about 45 km from the district headquarters, a vehicle carrying people from the Bhankoli village of Bhatwari block of Uttarkashi, returning after worshiping Gangotri Dham at the festival of Janmashtami met with an accident near the place of Sangli, seven kilometers ahead of Bhatwari. Due to the debris that fell into the road, More...

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Probe on after dead body of 12 year old girl found in Uttarkashi

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By Uttarakhand News On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

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By Uttarakhand News On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

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By Uttarakhand News On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Indian Airforce conducts operation ‘Gagan Shakti’ near China border in Uttarakhand

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By Uttarakhand News On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

One killed by lightning, rain and hail warning in 24 hours in Uttarakhand

One person dies after being struck by lightning in Uttarkashi A person died after being struck by lightning in Gamra Tok, village of Naugaon block of Uttarkashi’s Sarana village. While two cattle were burnt. More...

By Uttarakhand News On Sunday, April 1st, 2018

Bridge connecting to China border in Uttarkashi breaks

The Bridge (Valley Bridge) connecting the Indo-China border, which is five kilometers away from Uttarkashi, has broken. This has cut off contact between the district headquarters  and 45 villages of Gangotri valley. Apart More...

By Uttarakhand News On Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Yuvraj Singh arrives in Uttarkashi for conclusion of Sports Premier League

Popular Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh arrived at the closing ceremony of the Sports Premier League (SPL), which lasted two weeks at the stadium on the banks of the Kamal river in Uttarkashi tehsil Purola area. Here More...

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Cleanliness workers in Uttarkashi not paid salaries since June 2017

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