Chardham Yatra at Yamunotri suspended due to heavy rains


In Uttarakhand’s mountainous districts, rain is bringing disaster. Yamuna river has become a raging torrent after the cloud burst in Yamunotri Dham. During this, the bridge connecting the five shops, a Dharamsala and the Yamunotri temple was washed away. The Meteorological Department has warned of further rains in Uttarakhand. At the same time, More...

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By Uttarakhand News On Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Rape case registered against Irrigation department AE by Facebook friend

A rape case has been filed in Dehradun against the assistant engineer of irrigation department (AE) of Uttarakashi. The victim has alleged rape on the pretext of marriage against the accused. The police has started More...

By Uttarakhand News On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Electricity cut off in Uttarkashi villages for more than 27 hours

Power supply of 111 villages of Mori and Purola block of Uttarakhand’s Uttarkashi district was stalled due to fall of trees at Hogoli near Naogaon at 2 pm on Thursday afternoon. With this, people had to wait More...

By Uttarakhand News On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

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

The Indian Air Force’s operation ‘Gagan Shakti’ has started near the China border in Uttarakhand. Under this, air helicopters flew several times to the Nellong valley on the border. Para Commandos More...

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...

By Uttarakhand News On Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Cleanliness workers in Uttarkashi not paid salaries since June 2017

The holi of contract workers, working in Uttarkashi municipality , will be colorless this time. The sanitation personnel are facing severe financial problems after not getting their salary for the past seven months. Contract More...

By Uttarakhand News On Friday, February 16th, 2018

46 homes engulfed in flames as major fire breaks out in Uttarkashi village

There was a fierce fire in  Mori block of Uttarkashi district. There was a sudden fire in Svani village late night. Most of the village was engulfed in fire; 46 houses were burnt down to ashes. Thankfully, there More...

By Uttarakhand News On Monday, January 1st, 2018

Home minister celebrates New Year with ITBP jawans in Uttarkashi

On the eve of New Year, the Union Home Minister reached the 12th Battalion of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) based in Matli, Uttarkashi yesterday. Rajnath Singh met the families of jawans residing in the family More...