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Dry landslide obstructs Daram River in Baglung


BAGLUNG — A dry landslide has blocked the Daram River at Manewa in Righa VDC-7 of Baglung district on Sunday morning at around 5 am.

The landslide has formed a huge lake in the River, and disrupted power supply in various parts of the district as the landslide has washed away electricity poles of central transmission line, according to police.

Scores of vehicles plying the Mid-Hill Postal Highway have been stranded following the incident.

A police team deployed from the Area Police Office, Harichaur, under the command of Inspector has already reached the incident site, the District Police Office, Baglung, informed.