BHAKTAPUR — At least five people injured when a house went collapse due to incessant rain at Suryabinayak municipality-10, Chittapole Khulal village on Wednesday evening.
Bhaktapur Metropolitan Police Range confirmed that five members of a family sustained injuries with the demolition of the house of a local Bidur Thapa.
The injured are Pashupati Thapa, 50, Sharada Thapa, 21, Umesh Thapa, 19, Roshan Thapa, 21, and Sarina Thapa, 20, confirmed Information Officer of the Range Police Inspector Madan KC.
All injured are undergoing treatment at Dhulikhel Hospital in Kavre. None of the injured are serious.
Loss amounting to Rs 1.3 million was incurred in the incident. Further investigation into the incident is on, police said.Follow @gorkhapost
Narayangadh-Muglin road obstructed
CHITWAN — The Narayangadh-Muglin road section has been obstructed following a landslide in Ichchhakamana Rural Municipality-6 of Chitwan district, on early Thursday morning.
The road section has been obstructed following a landslide at Tope Khola on the Narayangadh-Mugling section of the highway, the District Police Office Chitwan said.
According to police it will take five to eight hours to remove the landslide debris. Landslides are frequent on this section of the highway whenever it rains as the hill slopes on the road side have been scraped in course of the road widening works.Follow @gorkhapost