Landslide obstructs Helambu Highway

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Melamchi: The Sipaghat-Melamchi section of the Helambu Highway has been disrupted due to incessant rainfall causing landslips.

The Area Police Office Malamchi informed that the landslips occurred at various spots along the roadway.

Heavy equipment has been mobilized for removing debris and repairing the damaged road.

Disaster resource persons at Melamchi Municipality, Sujan Dulal, informed that the roadway will resume soon after the repair.

Due to landslides triggered by the rainfall, the Helambu bus service has not been operating regularly since Saturday morning.