3 killed as landslide buries house in Gulmi

There members of a family died after a landslide triggered by incessant rainfall buried their house at Dibrung-3 in the district on early Tuesday.

The rain-induced landslide hit Khadga Bahadur Sarki’s house in Dibrung -3, killing his 40-year-old wife Asha, son Gagan, 10 and daughter Indu, 4, Police Inspector Ram Prasad Paudel told Republica.

According to Inspector Paudel, Khadga Bahadur’s other two daughters – Sushma,13 and Renu, 11 – managed to save their lives, however. Khadga Bahadur is currently in Saudi Arabia for foreign employment.

Source: MyRepublica