Landslides damage buildings in Mkg

Landslides damage buildings in Mkg

Dimapur, June 14: Due to the incessant rainfall in Mokokchung town for the last few days, minor landslides occurred in many localities in the town affecting normal life of the citizen.
On June 13 around midnight a house at Penli Ward was damaged when the retaining wall of the adjacent building collapsed where a women in her late 30’s was seriously injured and was rushed to the hospital. The victim was identified as Sakumongla of Longkhum village.
Two more buildings were also damaged on the same night at different localities due to mud slides and falling of trees.
On hearing the news, Mokokchung District administration visited the locations and met the affected families where emergency relief was provided to all the three affected families and the injured lady.
District administration have also reported that two more buildings at Sangtemla and Mongsenbai Wards have been damaged due to landslides but there was no casualties the report added. (Page News Service)