Six including three Nepali killed in landslide in India

Posted on: July 06, 2017 | views: 163

Six people including three Nepali- a mother, her daughter and son, were confirmed dead in a landslide today at Pithoragarh of Uttarakhand, India.  Others two Nepali citizens have been injured in the   landslide occurred at  Dharchula Tehsil.  The accident happened as the landslide buried a jeep in which they were travelling in .  


The deceased have been identified as Hira Devi Bam of  Pipalchaur  of Dunhu Rural Municipality, her 12-year-old daughter Priyanka and two-year-old son Omkar, according to  Deputy Superintendent of Police Kedar Khanal.   


The injured are being treated at Dharchula-based hospital, India. 

The jeep was  coming to Khalanga, Darchula's district headquarters via the Indian route.