Saturday, August 3, 2013

Landslide report : 01Aug2013, Mangar Bustee (village) 16th Mile,Kalimpong.

There was a landslide in Mangar Bustee (Village),16th mile,Kalimpong      
(N 27°10.3261’, E 88°.55.2969’) at around 2 am in the morning 01 Aug 2013 :-          
  • The locals said the mudslide narrowly missed two houses which were located right next to Heeti Jhora ( Stream) which caused the incident to happen.
  • Rainfall for the day - 48mm
  • The locals also said that they have repeatedly petitioned the government        authorities for jhora training which has fallen on deaf ears.
Rohan Rao,

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