Thursday, 5 August, 2021

Four go missing in Tungtung landslide in Jumla

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Jumla, June 17: Four people have gone missing at Patarashi Rural Municipality when a landslide occurred at Tungtung of Lekhidhunga in the district.

Similarly, two others injured in the incident Suk Bahadur Nepali and Tara Nepali are reported to be in serious condition, said district police office Chief Dan Bahadur Thapa. He added that two more injured in the landslides are yet to be identified. It has been reported that they had been there in search of precious medicinal herbs.

Assistant chief district officer Nanda Raj Chaulagain informed that search operation will begin soon following a favourable weather for the same.