Gulmi Landslide: 3 Sisters of Same Family Die


Wednesday, September 22, 2021/Resunga-
Landslide due to incessant rain has killed 3 Sisters of the same family in Thumka of Resunga municipality-8.

The deceased are daughters of Tilak Pariyar named Bhawana Pariyar aged 21 and 14 years old twins Ganga and Jamuna; who died on Tuesday morning after getting buried in the landslide.

The twins studied in grade 8 in the nearby school.

According to villagers, a daughter and parents were safely rescued.

The incident took place around 2:00 am in the morning, while the family was sleeping and delay in rescue operation laid to the tragedy.

Though the house was a concrete one, the landslide just behind entered the house converting it into rubbles.

Post mortem of the bodies has been done in the district hospital and compensation to the victims’ family from the municipality and other institutions is in the process, according to Assistant Chief District Officer Narayan Prasad Bhandari.

Police and army troop were deployed for the rescue operation.

The family of the victim’s who die in the disaster get 2 lakh for each and in case of more members it gets added by 1 lakh more.
(Photo from Facebook wall of district leader Buddhi GC)