Four dead in Kalikot landslide
Apr 21, 2017-Four persons including three of the same family died in a landslide that occurred at Lalighat Bazaar in the remote Kalikot district on Thursday evening. The deceased have been identified as Gorkhe Sikal BK, 40, Ghan Sikal BK and Baskura Sikal BK, 13, of Narahari-nath-1 and Bhawana Devkota of Sanne Tribeni-3 in the district, according to Police Inspector Surya Bahadur Bogati. The landslide claimed the lives of teashop owners and a customer. Surendra Thapa, the police head constable at the Humla-based temporary police post, said that the rescue operation has been affected because of continuous landslides in the area due incessant rainfall.
Published: 21-04-2017 08:07