One killed, one missing, seven injured in landslide in Palpa

The landslide has buried six houses in Palpa. One person has been killed and another is missing. Seven persons were injured in the incident. The search for those missing in the landslide has begun.

The landslide has washed away six houses in Tinau Gaonpalika-5 of Palpa. The deceased has been identified as Bir Bahadur Gurung, 45. According to the District Police Office, Palpa, the four-year-old son of Puja Pariyar of the same place went missing after the landslide buried his house.

Today (Thursday) morning we got information about the incident. One child has gone missing and another has died. The landslide has washed away six houses in the snow. Seven people have been injured in the landslide. The landslide occurred in a village called Hiunde Khola near Siddhartha Highway.

The landslide has washed away the houses of locals Nar Bahadur Rana, Akash Tamang, Hari Darlami, Bir Bahadur Gurung and Ramesh Pariyar. The landslide has also blocked Siddhartha Highway.

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