Kedarnath disaster completes 9 years, see in pictures how ‘religious city’ was devastated

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Kedarnath disaster: Today 9 years have been completed since the disaster in Kedarnath. This tragedy, which took away the lives of thousands of people, shook the whole country. See-through the pictures of how this religious city was devastated…

In the year 2013, the disaster on 16 and 17 June completely destroyed the Kedarnath valley. Lord reached the shelter of Bholenath and thousands of people living here lost their lives in it. This tragedy was shocking. See-through the pictures of how the disaster shook Kedarnath.

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This calamity had created such an orgy in Kedarnath that the houses present here had started deteriorating like straw.  Thousands of people lost their loved ones and even today they get scared remembering this moment.

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It is said in the reports that the impact of the disaster was seen for a long time. Even the skeletons of people were found in the rubble here. It is said that every family in the village had lost one or the other in this tragedy.

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Such was the devastation in Kedarnath Dham and its surrounding areas that not only did it take time to recover, as well as about Rs 2700 crore was spent in the reconstruction.

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Due to this heart-wrenching incident, the walking route from Gaurikund to Kedarnath was completely ruined. At first, it was a challenge to repair, and the work of rebuilding it was first started in 2014.

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Despite the tragedy, a miracle was also seen here. A big rock came to the back of this holy temple of Lord Bhole Nath and it saved the temple from destruction to a great extent. Devotees worship this rock as a sacred stone.

MODI

It is said that PM Modi also has a special attachment to Kedarnath. They reach this holy Dham to have darshan and worship. In the last 8 years, PM Modi has come here 5 times for darshan.