Last Updated: Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Landslide in Gorkha kills 3, injures three others

A landslide in Kerauja VDC-3 of Gorkha district of Nepal has claimed lives of three people and injured three others.

The injured people are having treatment at a local health post in Gorkha.

The landslide disaster occurred during a reconstruction of road damaged by 2015 Gorkha earthquake, The Himalayan Times reported.

Heavy rainfall has caused rapid increment in water level in Jhimruk River with possible threat of its outburst.