Bharatiya Janata Party National President Jagat Prakash Nadda today Monday in view of the loss of lives and devastation caused by heavy rains, cloud bursts and landslides at various places in Himachal Pradesh’s Una, Solan, Sirmaur, Mandi and Shimla. Spoke to the Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Shri Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu on telephone. He assured all possible help from the Government of Shri Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party to Himachal Pradesh. Nadda said that in this hour of crisis, the Bharatiya Janata Party stands united with the families of the victims and the affected people.
Nadda also spoke to State BJP President Rajeev Bindal and took stock of the extensive damage caused in the state. He appealed to the state BJP president to cooperate with the local administration in relief and rescue operations. He called upon the party workers to come forward to provide all possible help to the affected people in this hour of crisis. It may be noted that due to heavy rains and devastation caused by landslides in Himachal Pradesh in the recent past, there has been extensive loss of life and property in the state. Many people have tragically died, many roads are closed and many homes have been destroyed.
Nadda said that 7 people died due to cloudburst in village Jadon in Solan district of Himachal Pradesh, more than 10 people died in Shimla, 5 members of a family and a woman died due to cloudburst in district Sirmour. 10 people from Drang died in Mandi, Basant Ram died due to house collapse in Sundernagar, Hamirpur, District Una, Dehra, Mahasu, Lahaul Spiti, Kinnaur, Kangra and Noorpur due to landslides due to heavy rains, the news of many casualties is very sad. Is. I express my deepest condolences to the bereaved family members, may God give strength to all. In this hour of disaster, every worker of BJP is dedicated to serve the people of Devbhoomi. I pray for the peace of the departed souls.
Last month too, heavy rains, floods and landslides had wreaked havoc in Himachal Pradesh. Even then Honorable National President Mr. Nadda had spoken to the Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh and provided all possible help. He had also visited the affected areas on 14th July.