Uttarakhand: Ten killed in landslide

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Dehradun, May 23: Ten labourers were killed and five others injured after landslide hit Chakrata area of the district in the wee hours today.

The mishap took place around 1 AM when the labourers were sleeping in the Teoni-Hanol area and boulders rolled down after strong winds and thundershowers hit the area, district officer Ravinath Raman said.

Uttarakhand: Ten killed in landslide

Bodies of the 10 labourers have been retrieved and the injured have been admitted to a hospital where the condition of one of them is critical. The labourers were working on a project under the Prime Minister Gramin Sadak Yojna.


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