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Nine, including seven children killed as landslide strikes in Jajarkot, Nepal

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


PTI Last Updated at 05-08-2018 20:51:21 IST Nepal
Nine, including seven children killed as landslide strikes in Jajarkot, Nepal
  • Three other people in another house were also swept away by the landslide in Nalgad municipality. (Image Credit: Twitter)

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

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.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

COUNTRY : Nepal

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