PM Modi Assures Support for Uttarkashi Tunnel Collapse, Emphasizes Workers' Rescue
PM Modi Assures Support for Uttarkashi Tunnel Collapse, Emphasizes Workers' Rescue

In response to the Uttarkashi tunnel collapse, Prime Minister Narendra Modi engaged in a telephonic discussion with Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Monday. The conversation centered on addressing the dire situation caused by the collapse in the Silkyara tunnel, where 41 laborers have remained trapped since November 12.

During the conversation, Prime Minister Modi pledged full support from the Central government, assuring the allocation of necessary rescue equipment and resources to aid in the ongoing rescue operations. "We are committed to providing all essential resources required for the rescue efforts in Uttarkashi," assured PM Modi.

The Uttarakhand Chief Minister's Office confirmed the dialogue between PM Modi and CM Dhami, highlighting the Prime Minister's keen interest in staying informed about the relief and rescue operations. PM Modi underscored the importance of coordination between central and state agencies for the safe evacuation of the trapped workers. He stressed the significance of maintaining the morale of those stranded.

Echoing the sentiments, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari emphasized that the primary focus of the government remains the prompt rescue of the 41 workers trapped in the tunnel. "Our utmost priority is the swift and safe evacuation of the stranded workers," stated Gadkari.

The government's concerted efforts aim to ensure the safety and well-being of those affected by the unfortunate collapse in Uttarkashi, with continuous coordination between multiple agencies and a strong commitment to expedite the rescue operations.

Uttarkashi Tunnel Tragedy: Nitin Gadkari and CM Dhami Review Ongoing Rescue Efforts

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