Three killed, one missing in Panchthar landslides
Three people have gone missing when a local Newa rivulet swept them away at Phalelung Rural Municipality-3 in the district Friday morning.
The missing are Bishnu Rai, his daughter Susmita and granddaughter, said a local Deependra Chauhan.
According to Chauhan, they were first swept away by a landslide fell above their house and then washed into a swollen rivulet.
Battalion commander Shivram Panta of here based Odin Battalion of the Nepal Army said a joint team of Nepal Army, police and locals is searching for the missing.
Similarly, one person has gone missing in a landslide at Ward No 2 of Phalelung Rural Municipality and search operation is on. RSS