Incident Reports

Landslide buries a school in Pokhara, casualties feared


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath, Ward 17

Landslide followed by incessant rainfall buried a school at Chhorepatan here on Thursday afternoon. Mudslide buried four rooms of the Bhupu Sainik High School while examinations were underway. Teachers informed students of classes 8, 9, and 10 were appearing in first quarterly exams while landslide buried their classes. Police said a rescue operation is underway and details are awaited.