The Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said that the rescue operations will continue for 15 days more. He also said that until the search on the hills and in the forests is not over and until the debris of the collapsed buildings are not cleared it is not possible to ascertain the death toll.
A heavy rain started at Kedarnath and surrounding areas. The District Collector of Dehradun announced that no one is stranded at Kedarnath at present.
Heavy rains are disrupting the rescue operations in Uttarakhand. National High Way at Sirob Sagar is closed because of the landslides going on and stones are rolling from the top of the hills.