Mandi landslide: Death toll rises to seven, rescue operation begins

Shobhit Kalra
Published on: 13 Aug 2017 3:04 AM GMT
Mandi landslide: Death toll rises to seven, rescue operation begins
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Mandi (Himachal Pradesh): At least seven people have been killed and six others injured due to the devastating landslide that hit Himachal Pradesh's Mandi on Saturday.

People injured have been rushed to the nearby hospital and the rescue operation is on in the area.

Sources said that at least four people have been rescued from the debris.

Deputy Commissioner of Mandi, Sandeep Kadam was quoted as saying, "Three vehicles were stranded after the landslide. A bus had also rolled down to nearly 800 meters from the National Highway and four people have been rescued from the debris."

Shobhit Kalra

Shobhit Kalra

Writer has 10 years of experience in digital media. Presently working as Chief Sub Editor at newstrack.com. An avid reader and always willing to learn new things and techniques.

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