Seven die of flood, landslide in far-west

At least seven persons have died in different incidents of flood and landslides in the Far-Western region over the last four days.

According to Far-Western Regional Police Office, Dipayal, among the dead, flooded rivers swept away five and two died in landslide.

Among the five dead, two were from Kanchanpur district and one each from Kailali, Doti and Dadheldhura districts. Likewise, the two who died in landslide were from Baitadi district.

The flood and landslide incidents in the Far-West have inundated at least 600 houses displacing 300 families.

Source: Nepalnews