Delhi government gives Rs.5 crore for Himachal victims

New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Wednesday granted Rs.5 crore for flood-affected victims in Himachal Pradesh.

"The government has decided to contribute Rs.5 crore for the victims of heavy rains and floods in Himachal Pradesh," Dikshit said here. A cheque of Rs.5 crore will be sent to Himachal Pradesh government.

Flash floods have wreaked havoc in the mountainous states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.