TANAHUN:- Landslides occurred following incessant rain since Tuesday evening have disrupted road traffic in different places of the Prithvi Highway.
The landslides taking places in different sections of the 72-km Highway from Anbukhaireni to Kotre caused road disruptions.
According to the information provided by the District Police Office, Tanahun, landslides occurred near Kumle rivulet in Shuklagandaki municipality-7 triggered the highway disruptions.
Likewise, landslides occurred in Byas municipality-12, Ghabsikuwa and Chhirkan put the raod traffic out of gear in the Highway, shared Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) of District Police Office, Tanahun, Yubaraj Timilsena. Efforts however are underway to remove the debris and open the highway since 3.00 am early this morning.
According to him, the highway was disrupted following landslides in Bandipur-1, Gurdum and Bandipur-4, Dumre. One went disappeared and five others were rescued when the landslides swept away two houses in Bandipur-4, Tamung, shared chairperson of the rural municipality, Purna Singh Thapa. According to him, the landslides took away three houses in Bandipur-3.
Similarly, the landslides triggered by incessant rainfall since Tuesday night in Myagde rivulet have inundated over 100 bighas of paddy field. Assessment of the loss and damage is underway.
Comment here !
KATHMANDU:- An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 shook Nuwakot, Nepal on Saturday morning. The quake took place around 40 km North
MYAGDI:- Six families have been displaced due to landslides occurred at different places of Malika Rural Municipality-4 in Myagdi district.
KATHMANDU:- With the government’s decision to hold federal and provincial elections in a single phase on coming November 20, the
KATHMANDU:- The government has decided to hold election of the House of Representatives and Province Assembly on November 20, 2022