As specialists and scientists proceed to debate the explanations behind the Uttarakhand pure catastrophe that has up to now claimed 35 lives and over 200 are nonetheless lacking, the Indian Area Analysis Organisation (ISRO) has launched images of the epicenter of the glacier burst.
The photographs launched by the ISRO present the precise website of the snow avalanche which later triggered catastrophic flash floods within the Rishi Ganga and Dhauli Ganga river catchment areas on Sunday, February 7.
The sudden deluge not solely wreaked havoc in a number of villages throughout the Chamoli district but additionally inflicted massive scale harm to energy vegetation in Raini and Tapovan areas.
The collection of photos captured by CARTOSAT-Three satellite tv for pc reveals how a heavy mass of rock and soil was displaced following a landslide on the Trishul Peak. The proof of snow avalanche that passed off on the website was additionally clearly seen.
A multi-agency rescue operation is underway at Tapovan tunnel since February 7 to rescue over 30 folks believed to be trapped inside.
“Rescue operation to evacuate these folks is happening a conflict footing and all-out efforts are being made for looking out lacking individuals.
“I guarantee the Home that the Centre is extending all doable help to the state authorities for reduction and rescue work. The Central authorities is working in shut coordination with the state and all needed steps, that are thought-about applicable, are being taken,” Union Residence Minister Amit Shah had mentioned in Rajya Sabha earlier this week.