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Landslide kills nine in Nepal

PTI | Updated on: 05 Aug 2018, 09:24:17 PM
Landslide kills nine in Nepal (Photo- Twitter/@RepublicaNepal)


At least nine people, including seven children, were killed after a landslide swept away two houses in remote Jajarkot district in western Nepal on Sunday.

A man in Thati Bazaar was rescued while his wife and three daughters were killed when their house was swept away, officials said.

Three other people in another house were also swept away by the landslide in Nalgad municipality.

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First Published : 05 Aug 2018, 08:38:39 PM