Today in the morning, a 5-year old boy drowned in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. An official reports that the dead numbers in Himachal for rain-related incident day-by-day rises to 19.
Mohit Pathania, the 5-years old boy was drowned at Nurpur area. However, his body was recovered and Rs.10, 000 as immediate relief was provided to his father, said district official.
Other than the 5-years old body, 18 other people also died in several parts of the State due to the incessant rain, till Sunday evening.
The highest dead of 8 people have taken place in Solan district, which is followed by 4 people in Mandi District, 3 people in Kangra district, 2 in Hamirpur district and 1 people each in Una district and Bilaspur district.
District administrative officials offered interim relief to the affected family members, reports a State official.