21Sep2020 imagesIn the morning, we had a report in 'Hazard Alerts' our WA gp of extremely heavy rainfall on NH 10 and very soon this image of the flooded bridge (Coordinates 26.9832971E 088.417920N) at RAMBI (Kalimpong) was also posted.👇
Rambi was a small, sleepy town known mostly for the local mushroom production till recently- the construction of a dam (TLDP III) and the IRCON Sevoke-Rangpo Broad Gauge railway tunnel work have added prominence to the place.
Damage on National Highway (NH)10
SETI Jhora landslide (Coordinates 26.93946N 088.44148E, Elvn 233m)
29Mile Landslide (Coordinates 27.01435N 088.43594E, Elvn275m)
The scene was in fact worse in the plains of North Bengal 👇 as can be seen in the image from Cooch Behar (26.323921N89.451088E)