SINDHUPALCHOWK — Flood water from the Bhoteskoshi River has swept away seven more houses at Tatopani of Sindhupalchok on Monday.
Some 145 houses situated in two kilometers of range from Tatopani Bazaar to Liping are at high risk of flooding, according to Border Police Office, Kodari’s Police Inspector Khumlal Bhusal. Similarly, 13 houses at Barhabise area are facing risk from the Bhotekoshi flood waters.
Waters level in the river is increasing due to incessant rainfall in the Tatopani area.
The swollen river has caused rampant soil erosion in the affected areas. A cemented bridge linking Ramche and Barhbise VDCs is too at risk of being washed away.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.