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Four of a family dead in landslide

2024 Jun 14, 11:39,

 Four members of a family died in a landslide that occurred at Khojinim village of Phaktanglung Rural Municipality-2 in Taplejung district last night. Two other members were injured.

Chairman of Phaktanglung Rural Municipality-2, Bhpendra Chaulagain, said that 69-year-old Ram Bahadur Limbu, his spouse Jasmaya Limbu, and their daughters Ganga and Jamuna died in the disaster.

Likewise, 40-year-old Yugen Limbu and three years old daughter sustained injuries.

 The area in the district has received heavy rainfall from Wednesday night causing a huge loss of physical property as well.

At least six bridges in Phaktanglung Rural Municipality were washed away after the floods in different rivers. The District Police Office said that vehicular movement was disrupted in the rural areas after bridges were collapsed.

The request of District Police Office Taplejung.

 The monsoon has been active since the 30th and due to heavy rainfall in different places of Taplejung, floods, and landslides caused damage to the public due to floods and landslide and high risk of landslide and floods in Taplejung district, Taplejung district is high alert as there is a high risk of landslides and floods in Taplejung district—heartfelt request to the residents.

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