The Wrath of Monsoon in Himachal Pradesh: 257 Deaths, Property Loss of Over ₹7000 Crore
The state’s government reported that season has claimed the lives of 257, 25 Nepalese and 13 laborers from Bihar.
Dozens Trapped, 9 Dead as Temple Collapses in Shimla Due to Heavy Rains.
The monsoons have led the collapse of 1057 houses, 1336 cowsheds, while roads of 3830 km length have been reportedly damaged.
The state’s infrastructure, a critical component of both its economy and its citizens’ daily lives has been severely impacted.
This infrastructural collapse is a pressing concern that requires immediate attention and action.