12/01/2023 08:58 AM | Click to read full article
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami visited the subsidence-hit Joshimath town and announced interim assistance for the affected people even as protests by locals, who are demanding compensation on the lines of Badrinath, stalled the demolition of unsafe structures. "We stand with the people of Joshimath. The prime minister is personally monitoring the situation. I have his full support. Their (affected people's) interest will be taken care of," Dhami told.