North India Floods - 2010 (Uttarakhand,
Haryana, Delhi, UP, Bihar)
A. KEY HIGHLIGHTS:
The flood situation on monday continued
to remain grim in many parts of North India: Uttarakhand, Haryana, Delhi,
Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
- Over 76 people dead and thousands homeless.
- Major rivers continue to swell.
- The Ganga in Haridwar flowing above
the danger level and breached its embankment at Bishanpur Kundi village
inundating areas like Luxor, Rayasi and Gangadaspur.
- Almora, Chamauli, Uttarkashi and Nainital
are worst hit districts