Tribune News Service
Mandi, August 14
Two individuals have been killed, whereas three others have been critically injured, in a large landslide at Hanogi temple on the Chandigarh-Manali freeway on Friday morning.
According to the police, a automobile was parked alongside the street, and its driver was sitting inside when huge boulders rolled down the hill killing him on the spot. The deceased was nonetheless trapped beneath huge boulders and efforts have been on to extricate the physique.
Another automobile was shifting in direction of Kullu from the Mandi facet within the space when as soon as once more huge boulders rolled down from the hillside killing the driving force on the spot and critically injuring three individuals.
The deceased was recognized as Gurmukh Singh, a local of Samarkhurad village beneath Una district of Himachal Pradesh.
The injured have been rushed to the close by well being centre at Nagvain.
SP, Mandi, Gurdev Chand Sharma, mentioned that workforce and equipment have been deployed within the area to revive the street for visitors motion.