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Six missing in landslide in Gorkha


Gorkha, July 5: As many as six people have gone missing in a landslide which occurred at Chhalimpuja of Keraunja-3 in the district today.

The missing are Sandesh Ghale, Chinmaya Gurung, Kanchhimaya Gurung, Sukram Ghale and unidentified two others of Keraunja-3.

They were buried by the landslide in course constructing a road. The incident site is 20 miles far from the district headquarters and there is no road connection.

Chief District Officer (CDO) Narayan Prasad Bhatta said that they will reach the incident site after helicopter arrives there from Kathmandu, adding that they had processed for that. 

It is stated that the locals and police were working out to search for the missing, however continuous landslides in the locality have caused difficulty for the operation.RSS