Karnali highway resumes after two days

August 28, 2019 17:12 pm

JUMLA, Aug 28: Vehicular movement along the Karnali highway resumed today as Road Division Office cleared the landslide that had been disrupting the road since Monday.

JUMLA, Aug 17: Sher Bahadur Bohora of Jumla recently traveled to Surkhet last week. That was not the first time he made the trip. However, he was never scared as he was on that trip. ‘That was not a journey, it was a nightmare’.

JUMLA, July 31: Transportation along the Karnali Highway, which remained closed due to landslides for the past four days, has resumed from today.

JUMLA, July 28: The Karnali Highway has remained disrupted due to the landslide triggered by incessant rains since Sunday morning.

SURKHET, April 7: Various sections of the Karnali highway have been obstructed due to floods and landslides caused by heavy rain and hailstorm on Saturday night.

SURKHET, March 26: The raging flood in the Bheri River in 2014 killed 10 people and inundated dozens of homes. A large part of arable land was inundated.

KALIKOT, Sept 7: For years, the people of Karnali have been trying to draw the attention of the authorities concerned to the 'dangerous' condition of the Karnali Highway.