Last Updated: Tuesday, April 7, 2015

5 workers killed in Surkhet, Nepal landslide


Landslide at Ghatgaun-6, Jhynjhyane in Surkhet district of Nepal has claimed lives of five workers.

A group of seven labourers were working to construct an irrigation canal when land caved-in suddenly, The Himalayan Times reported quoting the Rastriya Samachar Samiti.

Two workers managed to escape the disaster.

Police team from Tatapani and Babiyachaur have already been send to the site.