Uttarkashi Tunnel Collapse
November 19 , 2023
- An under-construction tunnel on the Brahmakhal - Yamunotri National Highway in Uttarkashi district partially collapsed.
- The tunnel is meant to connect Silkyara to Dandalgaon in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi.
- It is being built under the Char Dham Road Project and aims to reduce the journey from Uttarkashi to Yamunotri Dham by 26 kilometres.