Sitrep -5: Flood Incident in Uttarakhand

from Sphere India
Published on 02 Jul 2013 View Original


It has been almost 14 days since the disaster occurred in Uttarakhand on 16th and 17th June 2013. Rescue works almost come to an end and Relief works have been carried out by the government and various non-government organizations. Continuous rains have been hampering the relief work every day. Road networks are yet to be cleared for heavy vehicles so that the relief material can be transported and delivered to the disaster affected victims.

Mass cremation of the dead bodies by the local Government to prevent from further epidemics in the disaster affected districts. Now the emerging needs for Authorities to come up with short and long terms Reconstruction, Rehabilitation in the floods affected areas.