Mandi river tragedy, which killed 24 students, caught on camera

The spot where engineering college students form Hyderabad were washed away on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in the Beas river, Thalod village in Mandi district, Himachal Pradesh

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The students were reportedly washed away by the flash floods that occurred in the river after water was released from the upstream Larji Hydro electric project.

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Relatives of Ashish Mantha, a student of Vignan Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology, who is missing along with other students, showing the picture of the student at his residence in Hyderabad on Monday

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Bonath Shekar Naik shows a portrait of his son Rambabu who is feared dead, in Hyderabad on Monday.

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Members of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) arrive with rafts to explore survivors at Pandoh dam along the Beas river in Mandi district

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Two teams of the National Disaster Response Force, which include deep water divers, have been rushed to help with the rescue operations at Mandi in Himachal Pradesh

 

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