Landslide leaves two killed, five injured

08/02/2019

Bajura, Aug 2: At least two persons died in a landslide that took place at Shantitole in Gaumul rural municipality-6, Basala. Torrential rain-triggered landslide left mother and daughter dead in the same house. The deceased have been identified as Niruta Chadara, 30, and her six-year-old Kismita Chadara, informed Uddhav Singh Bhat, Deputy Superintendant of Police at District Police Office, Bajura. The landslide occurred nearby their home at around 1.00 this morning. Other five have sustained injuries in the incident. Among the injured are Jange Chadara, 90, Jadeni Chadara and Suke Chadara. DSP Bhat further informed Jange Chadara among the injured is undergoing treatment at Ghatmuna urban health centre in Gaumul rural municipality. Fear is looming large among the villagers due to torrential rainfall and possible occurrence of landslide, shared Prem BK, ward member. Two different police teams, one from the District Police Office Bajura and another from Ghatmuna police post, have already moved to the incident site for further rescue. Most of the settlements of the district are most vulnerable to landslide due to geographical terrace. RSS

Related News

Isolate Pakistan, Sushma tells U.N.

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 26 : India took its campaign to diplomatically isolate Pakistan to the United Nations on Monday, with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj asking the world community to hold countries that “nurture, peddle and export” terrorism to account. A unified global strategy can defeat terrorism, “and if any nation…

With LoC turning porous, a strike when the iron was hot

NEW DELHI, Sept. 30 : The Union government had kept the Army strike across the Line of Control under the wraps, but had put the forces guarding the border on maximum alert two days ago, said a senior Home Ministry official. The official said the Pakistani Army had violated the…

We are frustrated with Pak., says Hasina

NEW DELHI, Oct. 14: Bangladesh feels “frustrated” with Pakistan over its export of terror, butDhaka’s reasons for pulling out of the SAARC summit in Islamabad were “different from India’s,” says Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, attempting to draw a distinction between supporting India on terrorism after the Uri attacks and supporting the subsequent…

Modi takes on Pakistan at BRICS, terms it 'mother ship of terror'

BENAULIM, GOA, Oct. 16: Taking on Pakistan at the BRICS summit, India on Sunday said terrorism is a “direct threat” to economic prosperity and growth. Speaking at the BRICS leaders' meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought action against terrorism and called for an early adoption of CCIT (Comprehensive Convention on International…

BRICS meet declaration pledges to fight terror

BENAULIM (GOA), Oct. 17: The 8th BRICS summit ended here on Sunday with the adoption of the Goa Declaration which pledged opposition to terrorism, even as India failed to get a consensus on references to “cross-border terror” and Pakistan-based terror groups in the final statement. However, in a strongly worded statement,…

President Mukherjee's visit will create new basis in Nepal-India ties: Minister Mahat http://bit.ly/2evTEVm

KATHMANDU, Nov. 1:- Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Prakash Sharan Mahat has expressed the belief that the three-day state visit of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee to Nepal beginning tomorrow will create a new basis in the relations between Nepal and India.  The Indian President is visiting Nepal at the invitation…

Video

Find Us on Facebook

From Social

Tokyo (Japan), Sept. 13: A new leadership assumed responsibilities at the Non Resident Nepalese Association (NRNA), Japan on Sunday. The new office bearers took oath of office and secrecy after a long fought battle resulting from dissatisfaction from those who…

Lama led officials assume responsibility in NRNA Japan