A tragic accident took place recently in Himachal Pradesh where 24 students were swept away in Beas river by high force of water which was discharged allegedly by the Larji Dam, it is said that the water was discharged without warning. Students did have an opportunity to run out of the dander when they witnessed water coming their way but students did not imagine that a thin peaceful stream could turn so violent within few seconds.
Similar accident happened at famous Patalpani waterfall near Indore which is also a famous picnic spot. Member of Rathi family were victim of this disaster. 5 people were drowned in this disaster however 2 were rescued and rest three downed dead.