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Watch Horrifying Moment Cloudburst Washes Away Houses in Uttarakhand, Toddler Among 3 Dead

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Last Updated: August 12, 2019, 17:02 IST

Local residents and state disaster response force reached the spot and conducted rescue operations.

A woman and her nine-month-old daughter were killed in a cloudburst and one person was swept away as a flooded rivulet inundated two houses in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district in the early hours of Monday.

Roopa Devi, 35, and her toddler daughter were killed as her house was washed away by the flood.

The video of the incident, showing a house in Vikas Khand Ghat in Chamoli district's Lankhi village in Uttarakhand being swept away by a flash flood, was posted by news agency ANI on Monday.

Local residents and state disaster response force (SDRF) team reached the spot and conducted rescue operations.

first published:August 12, 2019, 12:22 IST
last updated:August 12, 2019, 17:02 IST