Ratnagiri dam breaks 6 dead, 22 missing Rescue Operation is on

Priti Singh:-   A dam breaks at Ratnagiti district in Maharashtra, 6 dead and 22 people are missing, and several houses washed away. The incident took place late Tuesday night. The officials feared the number of people missing could increase. Hence, district police officials reveal that around seven villages downstream the dam has been cut off. As per the Ratnagiri police, the dam developing cracks after Tuesday evening, before villagers could be alerted, the dam already crack and starts flooding the villages and hamlets within minutes. It further added two adult bodies were recovered from flood and around 12 houses from village adjacent to the dam were washed away. Teams from local people, district disaster management cell, fire bridage along with local villagers started the searching for missing villagers.