CHITWAN — The Narayangarh-Mugling road section has been disrupted because of landslide in Kalikhola on Thursday morning.
The vehicular movement on the road section has been obstructed since 6.15 this morning after the landslide covered the road in Chandibhanjyang VDC-6, Kalikhola, according to the information provided by the Chitwan District Police Office.
The task of removing the debris is underway to bring back the road to smooth operation. The road stretch was also disrupted for couple of hours since 7.00 pm Wednesday after the landslide.
The task of maintenance of the road that links capital city Kathmandu and tourism city Pokhara to Terai is being carried out by not allowing vehicular movement for four hours every day.
Flood sweeps away bridge at Barhabise
CHUTARA — Flood and landslide triggered by the incessant rainfall have swept away a concrete bridge over a local Sandi stream at Barhabise bazaar last night.
It has resulted in disruption of vehicular movement, creating hassles to the people especially from Barhabise municipality and Bhotekoshi rural municipality, said Police Inspector at Area Police Office, Barhabise, Yadav Thapa.
Twenty-two houses of Barhabise bazaar area have been waterlogged after the settlement was flooded.
The Chinese government had constructed the 40-feet long bridge in 2024 BS. Mud and sands have piled up to five feet on the road sides.
Three excavators have been used to remove the landslide debris, added Thapa. Engineer at the Road Division Office, Charikot, said preparation was underway to install a bailey bridge there.Follow @gorkhapost