Achham Landslides: Death toll reaches 22

September 18, 2022 10:52 am

ACHHAM, Sept 18: The death toll in Achham landslides has reached 22. As many as 22 dead bodies were recovered from the landslides that occurred at Kamalbazaar Municipality, and Turmakhand and Dhakari rural municipalities, according to the District Police Office, Achham.

Landslide obstructs Karnali Highway

September 18, 2022 10:51 am

DAILEKH, Sept 18: The landslides that occurred in several places along the Highway have obstructed the Karnali Highway.

Kathmandu, Sept 17: Home Minister Bal Krishna Khand has directed the government bodies concerned to carry out rescue of the affected ones by flood and landslide that took place at different places of Achham district. He also directed them to continue the search operations to find the missing ones.

MAHENDRANAGAR, Sept 17: The Sudurpaschim Province has been badly affected by the landslides and floods caused by the incessant rainfall. Achham district has incurred huge loss of lives and properties.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: Twelve people were killed and 11 others went missing after a house collapsed due to a landslide in Acham district.

KATHMANDU, Sept 15: Three members of the same family have died after a landslide buried their house in Kavre.

KATHMANDU, Sept 2: Two-way traffic has resumed on the Narayanghat-Mugling road section. Traffic resumed on this road after removing the landslide debris at Bharatpur-29.

Landslide blocks Baglung-Beni road

August 28, 2022 11:16 am

MYAGDI, August 28: The Beni-Baglung road has been blocked by landslides. The road in Beni Municipality-2 has been covered by landslide debris.

KATHMANDU, August 21: Roads in various places have been blocked in Makwanpur due to landslides caused by last night's rain. District Police Office, Makwanpur, has said that the Sisneri road section and Kanti lokpath road section were blocked due to landslides.

Helambu roadway obstructed

August 9, 2022 10:23 am

SINDHUPALCHOWK, August 9: The Sipaghat-Melamchi section of the Helambu roadway has been disrupted due to incessant rainfall causing landslides.

LALITPUR, August 3: Under the Kanti Highway connecting Kathmandu to Hetauda, the road has been blocked due to a landslide in Bhattedanda, Devisandh of Bagmati Rural Municipality-3.

GORKHA, August 2: The Gorkha-Aanbu Khaireni road section has been disrupted. According to the police, traffic movement on the road got disturbed due to the landslide that occurred at 12.30 PM.

Dumre-Besisahar road blocked again

August 2, 2022 11:40 am

KATHMANDU, August 2: The Dumre-Besisahar road section has been blocked again. The road has been blocked due to a landslide caused by incessant rain. The landslide which occurred at Deurali Danda in Besisahar Municipality-1, Udayapur has obstructed the road section.

MYAGDI, August 2: Two members of the same family were killed in a landslide that occured in Tameng village in Malika Rural Municipality-2 due to incessant rain.

Landslides block Mid-hill Highway

August 1, 2022 13:00 pm

KATHMANDU, August 1: The Mid-hill Highway has been blocked due to landslides caused by continuous rains.

KASKI, August 1: One person died and another sustained injuries when a landslide buried a house at Pokhara Metropolis-6, Dihikopatan, this morning.

BHARATPUR, August 1: The Narayanghat-Mugling road section has been disrupted due to a landslide triggered by incessant rainfall.

LAMJUNG, July 28: The Dumre-Besisahar road section in Lamjung has been disrupted again due to flood and landslide caused by incessant rain since last night. A landslide that occurred at Deurali Danda in Besisahar Municipality-1, Udipur, has obstructed the road section.

KATHMANDU, July 25: Three people died when a house was washed away by a landslide in Achham. The deceased belonged to the same family.

SINDHUPALCHOWK, July 23: The landslide and flood triggered by incessant rainfall has damaged roads in different parts of Melamchi and Helambu in Sindhupalchowk district.

PARBAT, July 9: The Maldhunga-Beni road section along the Kaligandaki Corridor has been disrupted since last night.

SURKHET, JULY 5: A woman died after being buried in a landslide near Lama Bagar in Panchpuri Municipality-7 of West Surkhet. Another woman was injured in the incident. She was walking on the road when the landslide hit her at around 6:30 AM on Tuesday.

PANCHTHAR, July 2: Three persons have gone missing after a landslide swept away a house in Panchthar.

Obstructed Prithivi Highway resumes

June 29, 2022 15:01 pm

Tanahun, June 29: The obstructed Prithvi Highway has resumed following the removal of landslide debris near Aina Pahara at Aanbukhaireni-2 in Tanahun district. A dozer was deployed to clear the landslide deposition, said the Area Police Office, Aanbukhaireni.

BAGLUNG, June 29: The Baglung-Burtibang road section of the Mid-hill Highway has been blocked due to a landslide triggered by incessant rainfall.

MUGLING, June 24: The Narayanghat-Mugling road has been opened one way due to landslides triggered by the incessant rain in the past few days.

GALKOT, June 23: As the rainy season arrives, locals from Huldi start getting worried. Huldi village is located in a landslide-prone area. Huldi village in Nisikhola Rural Municipality -1 of Baglung district has been facing landslides for years. In Huldi village, where small landslides have been occurring for many years, the landslide in 2016 cracked houses in many places.

GALKOT, June 21: The Baglung section of the Kaligandaki Corridor Road, which is regarded as a project of national pride, has been blocked.

BAGMATI, June 20: The Sisneri road in Makawanpur district leading to the Kathmandu Valley has been obstructed by a landslide caused due to rain since Sunday night. As a result, transport has been disrupted, said the area police office, Bhimphedi.

KAPILVASTU, June 20: Two Indian nationals have gone missing after being swept away by a landslide at Dhankhola of Shivaraj Municipality-1 in Kapilvastu district.

MUGLING, june 18: The Narayanghat-Mugling road has been blocked due to a landslide. The road has been blocked in Ichcha Kamana Rural Municipality-6 section of Chitwan due to a dary landslide.

TAPLEJUNG, June 17: Two persons of a family have gone missing in a landslide that occurred last night at Khewang village in Sirijunga Rural Municipality-7, Taplejung.

MUGLING, June 11: Traffic has resumed along the Aabukhaireni-Mugling road section through a single-lane road for small and big vehicles. Work is underway to widen the road at the dumping site of the road section.

DAMAULI, June 11: Heavy vehicles will not be allowed to ply the Aabu Khaireni-Mugling section of the Prithvi Highway for a few days.

DHANDING, June 10: One person has gone missing after a landslide buried his house in Ghimire village in Tripurasundari Rural Municipality-5 in Dhading district. According to a local Ram Prasad Ghimire, 55-years old Netra Prasad from Ghimire village has gone missing after the landslide buried his house.

CHITWAN, June 10: The Narayanghat-Mugling road has been blocked. The road was blocked on both sides when a dry landslide fell on Ichchhakamana Rural Municipality-6 at 8:45 AM.

DAMAULI, June 10: A car and a motorcycle have fallen from the landslide hit road at Aanbukhaireni Rural Municipality-4 of Tanahun along the Prithvi Highway. A car and a motorcycle fell off the sunken road this morning due to incessant rainfall.

KATHMANDU, June 9: Traffic has resumed on the Narayanghat-Mugling road section, which was earlier blocked due to landslides, according to the District Traffic Police Office.

MUGLING, June 9: Traffic has been disrupted on the Narayanghat-Mugling road due to landslides triggered by rain.

KIMATHANKA, June 1: Two people were buried to death in a landslide at Nundhaki of Chainpur Municipality-1 in Sankhuwasabha district Wednesday morning.

CHITWAN, May 28: Vehicular movement along the Narayangadh-Muglin road section has been obstructed since this evening.

BRASILIA, Jan 31: Landslides and flooding from heavy rains in Sao Paulo state have killed at least 19 people since Friday, including seven children, public safety officials said on Sunday.

Three missing in landslide

January 13, 2022 12:49 pm

DHADING, Jan 13: Three people are missing in a landslide near Puru of Tipling, Ward 1 in Rubi Valley Rural Municipality of the district since last night. An excavator has also been buried by the landslide that occurred while constructing a road from Labdung to Lingjo.

POKHARA, Nov 29: A study has started on a large-scale landslide in the Himalayan district of Manang that occurred in the mid June and July. The study will focus on the causes as well as prevention measures of such landslides in the future.

BIRATNAGAR, Oct 23: Floods and landslides that occurred following incessant rains have killed 70 people in Province 1. Addressing a meeting of the Province Assembly on Friday, Chief Minister Bhim Acharya said that 70 people have been killed in the recent incidents of floods and landslides in Province 1 as of Friday.

Traffic resumes on Siddhartha Highway

October 21, 2021 13:05 pm

WALING, Oct 21: The Siddhartha Highway, which was blocked since this morning due to landslides caused by incessant rains, has been reopened. Rajendra Prasad Adhikari, spokesperson for the Syangja District Police Office, said that the Pokhara-Syangja road section under the highway has come into operation from both directions at 10:30 AM.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: At least 88 people have been killed in the recent floods and landslides in different districts of the country as of Thursday morning, according to the Ministry of Home Affairs.

KATHMANDU, Oct 30: The government has announced to provide Rs 200,000 as immediate relief to the family of those killed due to flood and landslide in the past few days. An emergency meeting of the cabinet held on Wednesday afternoon made a decision to this effect.

KATHMANDU, Oct 20: A total of 48 have lost their lives till this afternoon due to landslide, flood and inundation following heavy rainfall at different places of the country. Similarly, 31 persons have gone missing in the incident of natural disaster in various districts.

DHARAN, Oct 20: Six people have been killed and six others injured when a landslide buried their house at Gadhire, Chaubise Rural Municipality-1 in Dhankuta on Tuesday night.