Shimla, August 15
Two died and seven are injured in rain related mishaps which occurred in Chamba and Sirmour districts of Himachal Pradesh, confirmed a state government official.
He said that an incident of rock fall occurred at Tundi to Baneta Road, Sihunta in Chamba district as the boulders hit a Jeep In which one person lost life and five others are injured. The Injured have been taken to Samot hospital. Deceased has been identified as Karnail Singh S/o Sant Ram R/o Village Jhuled Tehsil Sihunta.
Also in another incident of landslide which took place in Chuli (Tehsil Dadahu) District Sirmour, left one dead and two injured. Injured have been taken to Nahan Hospital. Deceased identified as Surinder Singh Vill Chuli Tehsil Dadahu.
Meanwhile a landslide occurred at Manjuri nearby Gharatnala Chamba on the way to Manimahesh. Due to it approximately 100 vehicles are stranded at the landslide spot.
Another incidence of landslide occurred at NH-505 Near Gue sub division Spiti last night. Due to which road is blocked.
An incident of Flash Flood occurred at Chhota Dharra in Kaza of Lahaul-Spiti district.
Also, there are reports of multiple incident of Landslides at Newly Shancher Road, Near Manu Rishi Temple, Village Sihan, Sub Div. Banner. Here too road is blocked.