Mahottari so far reports five deaths caused by floods

Posted on: August 17, 2017 | views: 117

Mahottari, a Terai district in the central Nepal has so far reported five floods-related deaths.  

A dead body of a man who seemed to be in his 50's was found at Manara Rural Municipality, yesterday. With this, the number of deaths caused by the disaster in the district has reached five, the District Police Office, Mahottari confirmed. However, the identity of the latest victim is yet to be ascertained.

The Nepalese Army, Armed Police Force and the Nepali Police have continued rescues works in the disaster-affected areas, the District Natural Disaster Committee, Mahottari said. 

Similarly, five people have lost their lives to the recent floods caused by torrential rain in Saptari, while one is feared dead.