All the laborers trapped in the Uttarkashi tunnel have been rescued on the 17th day of the accident. Due to the
prayers of the people and the hard work of the rescue team, the operation was completed successfully.
CM said that I salute the efforts and hard work of all the people involved in this operation who worked day and
night to make it successful. The prayers of all the countrymen came in handy. I also salute the patience and
courage of all those workers who supported and encouraged each other in adverse circumstances. This is the
victory of unity of the people of India.
The first worker was taken out at 7.45 pm on tuesday (28 November). In this way, the process of evacuating the
safely. Officials said the workers were pulled out one by one through an 800 mm pipe that was drilled into the
Highways General (Retd) VK Singh were also present during the evacuation of workers. The Chief Minister
in rescue work. Earlier, an official associated with the operation said that at 7.05 pm, the debris spread in the
blocked part of the tunnel was excavated and the pipe was passed through. On the night of diwali (12 November),
debris fell during the excavation of the tunnel in which 41 workers were trapped inside.