Articles about Tapovan Tunnel

Uttarakhand disaster: Sludge, water entered lungs of those who died

17 Feb 2021

India
Uttarakhand disaster: Sludge, water entered lungs of those who died

Chamoli Chief Medical Officer GS Rana revealed on Tuesday that all those who died in the Uttarakhand glacial disaster suffered serious bodily injuries, with sludge and water also entering their lungs.

Uttarakhand disaster: 12 more bodies recovered, 50 dead so far

15 Feb 2021

India
Uttarakhand disaster: 12 more bodies recovered, 50 dead so far

On Sunday, exactly a week after tragedy struck Chamoli district in Uttarakhand, 12 more bodies were recovered, taking the death toll to 50. Of the recovered bodies, 25 have been identified.

Chamoli disaster: Quicken rescue operations, missing man's kin urge government

13 Feb 2021

India
Chamoli disaster: Quicken rescue operations, missing man's kin urge government

The family of a Jammu & Kashmir man, working with a private firm executing a power project on Alaknanda river in the Chamoli district and gone missing since the glacier burst, has appealed to the government to speed up the rescue operation and locate his body.

Days after Uttarakhand disaster, rescue personnel  enter Tapovan tunnel

10 Feb 2021

India
Days after Uttarakhand disaster, rescue personnel enter Tapovan tunnel

Late last night, nearly 60 hours after a flash flood shook Chamoli district in Uttarakhand, rescue teams managed to enter the 2.5-km-long Tapovan tunnel, where 25-35 people are still trapped.