Last Updated: Thursday, February 12, 2015

2 missing as avalanche hits Humla, Nepal

At least two persons have gone missing following an avalanche in Humla of west Nepal.

Police, assisted by locals, have launched a search operation to rescue the victims, Rastriya Samarchar Samiti (RSS) has reported quoting DSP Krishna Bahadur Kunwar.

They had gone to collect some herbs, according to RSS.