Floods In Kedarnath PDF
RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS 598 CURRENT SCIENCE, VOL. 106, NO. 4, 25 FEBRUARY 2014 *For correspondence. (e-mail: [email protected]) Kedarnath flash floods: a hydrological
PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT OF KEDARNATH AREA AFTER THE FLOODS OF 16th and 17th JUNE 2013 State Unit Uttarakhand Geological Survey of India Northern Region
Surface processes during flash floods in the glaciated terrain of Kedarnath, Garhwal Himalaya and their role in the modification of landforms Dhruv Sen Singh* Centre of Advanced Study in Geology, University of Lucknow, Lucknow 226 007, India
South Asia Network on Dams, Rivers and People Aug 2013 1 Uttarakhand Flood Disaster: Role of Human Actions While we try to reconstruct the chronology of events that culminated in the tragedy at Kedarnath on
worst hit by floods, rainfall and landslides. This includes Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangootri, ... played a role in June 2013 Uttarakhand floods in Kedarnath lies between latitudes 30°442 503 N and 30°452 303 N, and longitudes 79°12 163 E and 79°52 203 E, ...
Flash floods and Land Slides in Uttarakhand State, India flooded Highlights Heavy rains started on 14 June 2013 causing flesh flood and landslides in Rudraparyag, ... Badrinath, Kedarnath and Yamunotri in Hill State of Uttarakhand.
continued from page 10 July 2013 11 continued on page 12 Kedarnath After the Floods the assembly hall are decorated with figures of deities and scenes from mythology.
severely affected by floods and landslides following the torrential rainfall in the region since Friday, 14 ... • Many roads connecting the pilgrim centres like Kedarnath , Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamonitri and Govindgat have been damaged.
Kedarnath is one of the ancient and famous pilgrims place situated in Uttarakhand, India. It is located in the snow cover area of ... floods in the region that has caused huge damage to lives and property in the Mandakani valley." Conclusion
Uttarakhand Floods –Damage to Kedarnath nrsc Kedarnath Temple CARTOSAT-2A image of 20-June-2013 Road cut-off Road cut-off Debris Debris Pre-Event Post-Event CARTOSAT-1 image • Information Provided –Flood Inundation, Damaged Roads, Landslides
from the Kedarnath and Uttarkashi. Prime Minister has done an Ariel survey of the affected area. He said that Uttarakhand is under huge devastation and ... Prime Minister Manmohan Singh issued an appeal on Uttarakhand floods.
Uttarakhand in the media, more than 1056 people have lost their life and hundreds are still missing in monsoon floods ... In Kedarnath area due to increase in water level of Vasukital (a glacial lake), flash flood have occurred that
the cause of devastation, disaster and havoc due to floods, inundation and mass waste (avalanche, soil erosion, landslides and river bank erosion) ... Figure 10: Kedarnath city washed away 4. Severe Mahakali Flood at Darchula Headquarter
channels were showing the inside footage of the holy Kedarnath shrine, after the shrine had been devastated by floods and the rituals in the temple had stopped. NBSA at its meeting held on 18.9.2013 viewed the footage and noted that the
DEVASTATING FLASH FLOODS IN UTTARAKHAND AND HIMACHAL PRADESH The Himalayan states of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand were hit by torrential rain and cloudbursts in certain locations on 14th through to 17th June 2013, ... in Kedarnath valley.
Floods in Uttarakhand: A New Relief Deal JULY 2013 EXPERIENCE LEARNING SERIES 60 ALL INDIA DISASTER MITIGATION INSTITUTE (AIDMI) ... Kedarnath disaster: facts and plausible causes, Scientific Correspondence http://www.currentscience.ac.in/Volumes/105/02/0171.pdf
Badirnath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri, which have been the most impacted. According to Rueters,150 people have died in Uttarakhand, which was the worst hit state. Some 78,000 people have ... have been ravaged by floods, ...
Floods and Cloud Burst in North India Geneva, 18 May 2013 1. ... Kedarnath, Yamunotri and Gangotri stranded. A large number of shrines, hotels, rest houses, shops and residential buildings close to the river have also caved in. The
of the Mandakini River has led to floods near Kedarnath Shrine area, Rambara, Agostyamuni, Tilwara, Guptkashi in Rudraprayag district. There were torrential rainfall in Himachal Pradesh and Western Nepal, and in other nearby regions of Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and some parts
India: Monsoon Flash Floods IRCS NDWRT members setting up NORIT water treatment unit in Uttarkashi. ... Relief camps are also established in Kedarnath (Guptkashi, Phata and Agastmuni), Joshimath, Srinagar and Uttarkashi area. However, ...
MLA "Uttarakhand Floods: a Disaster of Our Own ... Uttarakhand Disaster in Kedarnath. Title: conclusion on uttarakhand flood disaster - Bing Created Date: 2/15/2014 7:40:40 PM ...
Uttarakhand: Hydro-power projects compounded destruction caused by floods After the flash floods in Uttarakhand destroyed millions of lives the Central and State
floods in Uttarakhand as well as unprecedented damage to life and property. In this study we aim at assessing the performance ... 13 Key Words Kedarnath Flood, T574, NCUM, Unified Model, Verification, CRA, Ensemble, Probabilistic, Monsoon . Contents 1.
UTTARAKHAND FLOODS nrsc Damage to Kedarnath Description Count Structures Intact 66 Damaged 47 Washed away 63 Retaining wall (washed away) 1 Total 177 Infrastructure damage between Kedarnath and Rudraprayag S no. Name of Stretch Roads damaged /locations 1 Kedarnath-
Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri, which have been the most impacted. As of 22 June, according to the BBC ... India: Monsoon Flash Floods . been no potable water available for drinking purposes. Meteorologists predict more rain for both the
the floods in the state. ISRO believes that the disaster in Uttarakhand was aggravated by the large number of landslides in the area between ... Kedarnath each day and several hundreds are flown in. Where do you think the fuel to feed them
timing of the floods coincided with the peak tourist and pilgrimage season, significantly ... towns of Kedarnath, Rambara, Gaurikund along the way. The monsoon rains resulted in substantial human and economic losses across Uttarakhand, impacting over 900,000
floods and landslides in the country’s worst natural disaster since the 2004 tsunami. Though ... Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath, the hallowed Hindu Chardham (four sites) pilgrimage centers, are visited by thousands of devotees,
floods have hit the heart of Himalaya. This year monsoon brought such a massive loss of lives, property, infrastructure, biodiversity and agriculture etc. ... Kedarnath Musk deer sanctuary and beautiful natural lake ‘devaria tal’ in mid-Himalayan
area of Himalayan glaciers a lake adjacent to Kedarnath temple submerged and overflowed causing a Flash Flood and washed away all houses surrounding Kedarnath temple. ... Landslides due to the floods damaged several houses and structures, ...
fierce floods of Uttrakhand Himalayas. The recent flash floods in Uttrakhand have caused damages to calamitous proportions. ... The natural calamity happened in Kedarnath is only an eye opener to people and
operations, the floods have acquired a Himalayan magnitude. Myriad factors seemed to be at play when the monsoon broke early over the region with rare ... Guptkashi and Sonprayag located near Kedarnath working in the areas of emergency first aid, health camps, ...
and flash floods in Uttarakhand is massive and the final toll is expected to be in several thousands ... (Sunday) when flash floods ripped through the Kedarnath-Rudraprayag region (New Indian Ex-press). According to the Uttarakhand health minister, the 10,000 figure was an
a heavy downpour for days that resulted in landslides and flash floods washing away virtually everything that came in its way. ... The Kedarnath and adjoining areas were particularly the worst hit by the havoc
The weather changes suddenly at high altitude and thus the flash floods in Uttarakhand were nothing new though the scale of devastation was enormous. ... Kedarnath temple is one of the oldest temples in India. In my readings I
June 29, 2013 Dear Devotees: As you know, there were unprecedented floods in Uttarakhand, India. Thousands of people were dead and many are still trapped in the affected
The yatra to the four pilgrimage centres of Gangotri, Yamunotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath- the Char Dham, ... Usually floods come at the end of a heavy monsoon. This year they came with the first rain. The monsoon came early, ...
have demolished these towns like Kedarnath Dham. Bhagirathi River down stream of Tehri Dam to Devprayag 77 kilometer was 100% saved from floods. ... Floods – THPC CEO woke up after 12 Days from forecast date and 10 days after Massive Floods were on way –
cloudburst, flash floods and landslides on the 16 th and 17 of June 2013, is no less than a Himalayan disaster. As this journal ... The worst affected was the Kedarnath valley. The temple town is situated on glacial outwash plain. The catastrophe struck
Uttarakhand Flash Floods June 2013 Assessment Report by National Institute of Women, ... On the evening of 17th June, water from flash floods filled up the Kedarnath town, taking everyone by surprise and allowing little time to respond.
Details of members rescued from North Indian floods (as on 24-6-2013) 13 5 members Srinivasa-08026720455 they have reached bangalore.on their own. 24-62013 ... they were in Kedarnath Asish(vinod jujary)-8550995426 3 Shubha-9972095376 from HSR Layout Bangalore Total 3 members went to
severely hit by flash floods and landslides on 16 th and 17 th June, 2013, resulting into huge loss to lives and properties. ... Kedarnath Shrine area, Harsil, Uttarkashi, Gaurikund, Rambara, Guptkashi, Sonprayag, Srinagar, etc. suffered heavy damages.
in Kedarnath happened due to a combination of several events. Kedarnath. 13 SCIENCE REPORTER, AUGUST 2013 ... Causes of Floods India, cloudbursts usually occur during the monsoon season over orographically dominant regions like the Himalayas and
Around 20 deaths are confirmed at various locations in Kedarnath, Haridwar, Dehradun and around 50-60 persons are missing in various flashflood events in Uttarakhand State. More ... year intervention area in emergency floods) is cutoff now.
The floods at the very onset of monsoon in the year 2013 devastated the entire state of Uttarakhand. Large number of pilgrims and others having been stranded at various paces en route to the holy Hindu shrine, Kedarnath in Mandakini valley, it naturally ...
Monsoon floods kill at least 560 in Uttarakhand; thousands missing. click here>> No medicines, electricity in Badrinath: ... Bad weather hampers Kedarnath cleanup, one body recovered from the debris. click here>> Jul 17 College students reach out to Uttarakhand victims. click here>>
Glacial lake inventory and glacial lake outburst floods (GLOF) risk assessment in glacierised basin of Himachal Himalaya1 Pritam Chand and Milap Chand Sharma ... On June 16 and 17th 2013 catastrophic flooding occurred in Kedarnath, Uttarakhand, India due to
of the Char Dham areas, particularly the hard-hit Kedarnath temple area. Our team will be surveying the areas to find out which villages ... • “Uttarakhand floods: It’s good to be home for these 24 tourists” - DNA, 24th June, 2013 •
mostly located along the Mandakini river between Kedarnath to Rudraprayag. The ... Vegetation / Forest cover loss after floods Sl ...
Floods occur regularly in India affecting about 10% of area. The term ... recently, the Uttarakhand floods in upper-streams including Kedarnath, Badrinath, Guptkashi etc. caused havoc claiming thousands of lives, mostly pilgrims. These were