According to NDRF, the excavation work went on from 11:50 pm to 2:15 am last night to dewater the tunnel.
Chamoli District Magistrate Swati S Bhadauria said work has been temporarily halted as a precautionary measure.
The water level in the Dhauli Ganga river surged up once again on Sunday night under the impact of the glacial burst during the day.
The sudden flood in the middle of the day in the Dhauli Ganga, Rishi Ganga and Alaknanda rivers -- all intricately linked tributaries of the Ganga -- triggered widespread panic and devastation.
Dhauli Ganga river's water level at Joshimath breached all records after glacial burst: CWC official
The intensity of the river's flow in a short span of time was such that it engulfed whatever came in its way.
A devastating natural disaster in the form of torrential rains of unseen magnitude had struck Kedarnath on 16-17 June in 2013.
A large number of people from four mandals who attended the meeting later, resolved to oppose the project and preserve their lands.
The colony has been proposed to rehabilitate slum dwellers displaced due to the ongoing Taladanda Canal road expansion project.
The Dhauli elephant is a well-known work, and nearly all prominent historians, archaeologists and art historians have written about it.
The matter came up for hearing on Tuesday before Civil Judge Neha Sharma who fixed the next date of hearing on December 24.
A comprehensive development plan for Dhauli, prepared by architectural firm Karan Grover and Associates, is gathering dust since 2005.
Coach Tite’s eagerness to take the best from different styles & evolve following needs of the modern game has rejuvenated the Selecao
Paulinho put Brazil ahead with a superb dinked finish on 36 minutes before Neymar swung in a cross for Thiago Silva to header the Selecao's second goal with 22 minutes left in Moscow.
Paulinho was part of Luiz Felipe Scolari's side in 2014 as they were humiliated by Germany in the semi-finals, losing 7-1.
Dressed in her signature white sari while receiving the honour, the "Paani Paani Re" famed singer told media that it was an honour for her for being considered for title.