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Monday, 06 August 2012 - 7:55
India floods kill 34, hundreds of pilgrims stranded
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Flash floods in mountainous northern Indian state of Uttarakhand have killed at least 34 people and left hundreds of Hindu pilgrims stranded.

Twenty-three workers at a hydro-electric power plant in Uttarakhand state died after water gushed into the facility on Saturday.

Three fire department personnel died in a riverside village in the state, which is in the Himalayan foothills.

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