Pokhara Landslide Kills 7, Injures 10

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July 10, 2020/Pokhara-
Landslide due to incessant rain has killed 7 people leaving 10 injured in Pokhara municipality of Kaski district.
According to Police Chief SP Jivan Shrestha, the wounded are undergoing treatment at Manipal and Pokhara Health Science Academy in Pokhara.
“As soon as we learned about the incident, we rushed to the site. CDO along with other security personnel are still at the site. We have done our most in the rescue operation,” SP Shrestha informed the walker.
According to him 5 people died in ward 18, 1 in ward 25 and 1 in ward 26.
Among those rescued, 3 have been normal and didn’t require treatment.