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Central team visits Assam to assess the flood-landslide damages of the state

Guwahati/IBNS: A high level Inter-Ministerial Central Team (IMCT) comprising seven members from different Ministries of the union government visited various districts of Assam for on-spot assessment of the flood/landslide damages during the current year from Nov 23 to Nov 25.

Flash flood, landslide claim five more lives in Meghalaya

Shillong/IBNS: Flash flood, landslide triggered by a heavy rainfall claimed five more lives in Meghalaya.

Pettimudi landslide : 6 more bodies recovered, toll rises to 49

Idukki/UNI: The death toll in the massive landslide, that destroyed a row of 30 houses of tea estate workers in the high range Pettimudi near Rajamalai here, climbed to 49 on Monday, as six more bodies have been recovered.

Karnataka: Heavy rain may obstruct rescue operations by NDRF at landslide sites

Madikeri/UNI: The heavy rain in the region is likely to pose threat to the rescue operations being carried out by the NDRF, police and fire service personnel at the site where landslides had occurred at Talacauvery in Kodagu district on Friday.

Assam government toconduct a survey of landslide prone areas with the help of Geological Survey ofIndia : CM Sarbananda Sonowal

Guwahati, June 5 : Closeon the heels of the landslide induced death in Barak Valley region on Tuesdaylast and to bring in mechanism to avert such accidents from occurring in thefuture, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday directed the DeputyCommissioners (DCs) of Cachar, Karimganj and Hailakandi districts to constitutelandslide monitoring and response team at the revenue circle level.

West Bengal: Three of a family killed in Darjeeling landslide

Darjeeling/IBNS: Three members of a family, including a child, were killed in a landslide on Friday midnight at Rimbick village in Darjeeling district of northern West Bengal, reports said on Saturday.

Two minor girl students died in Arunachal Pradesh landslide incident

Guwahati, July 11 (IBNS): Two minor girl students died and one injured after a wall of the school hostel collapsed in a landslide incident in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang on Thursday morning.

Five killed, 9 injured as boulder falls on bus

Jammu, Apr 24 (UNI): Five persons, including three women, were killed while nine others were injured when a mini bus they were travelling in came under a boulder after a landslide hit a stretch of road on Wednesday in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed due to landslides

Srinagar, Apr 6 (UNI) The national highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, was closed on Saturday afternoon due to fresh landslides, a traffic police official said here.

Heavy rains lead to water logging in Guwahati, woman dies in landslide

Guwahati, Aug 24 (IBNS): A woman died in a massive landslide that took place near Jorabat area, in the outskirts of Guwahati due to the heavy rains that inundated many parts of the capital city of Assam.

Landslide hits Jammu and Kashmir's Resai, 7 killed

Jammu, July 15 (IBNS): At least seven people were killed as a landslide hit Sihar Baba, a revered place in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir, on Sunday, media reports said.

Massive landslides kill 9 in Manipur

Imphal, July 11 (IBNS): At least 9 people, including 7 children, were killed in massive landslides in three different places in Manipur’s Tamenglong district on Wednesday morning.

Landslide at a stone quarry near Aizawl, kills 4 people

Aizawl (Mizoram), May 12 (IBNS): At least four people, including a minor girl, were killed while a stone quarry hit by massive landslides in Mizoram on Saturday morning.

Massive landslides block NH-44 in Meghalaya, thousand vehicles stranded

Guwahati, May 6 (IBNS): Massive landslides on National Highway 44 in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills, connecting Tripura, Mizoram and Assam's Barak valley with the rest of the country, disrupted traffic flow on Sunday.

Five killed in Sikkim landslide

Gangtok, Sep 20 (IBNS) : Five persons were killed and many injured in a landslide in Sikkim's Namchi, reports said.