Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Tragedies of Flashflood At Waterfall

The force of nature is never to be underestimated.

Beware of flash flood at waterfalls

This happened in Philipines, click here for details

This happened in Malaysia, 3 Utar collegians drown click here

and this happened in India, click here

An Amateur tourist cameraman captured five members of a family being swept away by flood waters at the weekend in a deadly accident at a waterfall in central India. The incident took place when five members of a family went to Patalpani Waterfall in Indore for picnic. All of them got struck into the flash flood caused by heavy spell of rain and washed away. However, two of them rescued alive while three others drowned...............

................Local police officer P.S. Maravi said the holiday-makers were bathing below the 90m Patalpani waterfall in Madhya Pradesh state on Sunday when they were caught by a torrent of water.