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Contemporary Landslide Kills Lady in Manipur, 10 Others Critically Injured

12 individuals are nonetheless lacking after the June 30 landslides in one other district. (file)


A girl was killed and 10 others critically injured in a contemporary landslide in southern Manipur’s Churachandpur district on Friday, officers mentioned. Some physique elements of unidentified individuals have been additionally recovered right here on Friday, 9 days after the devastating landslide at a railway building web site in one other district the place 49 our bodies have been recovered from underneath the particles throughout ongoing search operations.

An official of the Churachandpur district administration mentioned {that a} 49-year-old lady was killed and 10 others together with 5 ladies have been critically injured when a passenger car with 12 individuals on board got here underneath the particles of a landslide on Friday.

The incident passed off on the Tipaimukh street alongside the Nationwide Freeway 150 between the Santing and Saihuan villages, round 80 km from the district headquarters. The injured have been shifted to the hospital. 

In the meantime, at Tupul in Noney district, 12 individuals together with Territorial Military troopers are nonetheless lacking after the June 30 landslides, district officers mentioned.

To this point, 49 our bodies, together with 32 of Territorial Military troopers and the remaining of native individuals and railway employees, have been recovered and search operations are underway regardless of inclement climate to find the 12 nonetheless lacking.

“As a result of unsure street situations, the NH-37 between the Tupul and Namduanjang villages was closed by the Deputy Commissioner for all automobiles, besides these carrying emergency provides. Noney district police shall give impact to this order and implement it strictly within the curiosity of public order and security,” an official mentioned.

The “By Wall Radar”, and search and rescue canines have been inducted to hasten the search operation at the same time as many excavators are getting used to drag out our bodies from the Ijei river and the particles.



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