Shimla | TNR
Losses incurred in Himachal due to heavy rains have crossed Rs 1000 crores. Until Monday properties, both government and private, worth Rs 1016 crores have been destroyed in rains, landslides and floods.
209 roads in the state have been closed for vehicular movement due to incessant rains in many areas of the state for the past three days.
Apart from causing hardship for the public, the closure of roads has made transportation of apples and other stuff to mandis as well as movement from one place to the other difficult.
Most roads in Shimla and Mandi district have been closed. According to the State Disaster Management Authority. 25 power transformers have also broken down.