Locals at Daandagaun, Rasuwa abandon houses after landslide

Locals at Daandagaun, Rasuwa abandon houses after landslide

Several houses at Daanda Gaun-5, Bastola of Rasuwa district are at high-risk of landslide that was caused by continuous rainfall since Monday.

Members of about 20 houses in the area are in a frantic situation and have left their houses after the landslide that occurred at SIlajitdhunge cliff, reached the settlement at Katunge-4, informed Gaurab Sapkota. They are currently taking refuge at Diyali in the same ward.

Sapkota further said that sink holes have developed that are more than a feet deep. He said that the cracks caused by earthquakes have increased the risk of landslides.

Source: eKantipur