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Kiphire Bn AR restores road link

AR landslideDimapur, August 23: Kiphire Battalion Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) assisted in restoring Pokhpur -Thongsonyu border road link, disrupted by occurrence of two major landslides on August 20, due to heavy and incessant rainfall.
The road being the only lifeline for the border villages of Thongsonyu and Tukhinkiu, required to be cleared urgently to enable movement of residents and essential supplies. Assam Rifles COB promptly responded to the request for JCB support and cleared the landslides on August 20 and 21.
Tuensang Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) assisted civil authorities in recovery of concrete loaded lorry that had blocked down on August 20, resulting in blocked of the only road link between Tuensang and Mon.
On being informed, rescue team from Tuensang Battalion swung into action and assisted in recovery of the vehicle and restored the road for vehicular move. (Page News Service)