Death toll reaches 120 in Nepal floods, landslides

Kamal's dead body in his uncle's lap. Picture: Narendra Shrestha/EPA

Pokhara–At least 111 persons were killed and 38 other are missing in Nepal floods and landslips as of Monday evening, Home ministry informed.

According to ministry, 25 persons injured and 2847 houses destroyed in the floods and landslides triggered by incessant rainfall happened in recent four days in various parts of Nepal.

Likewise, over 3000 infrastructures were also destroyed by floods and landslides. 26700 Persons have been deployed for search and rescue in the flood hit areas.

Similarly, seven Nepal Army and six private helicopters are being used in the areas.

Updated: Aug 15, 2017

Published on: August 14, 2017 10:10 pm

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