Arunachal Pradesh landslide: 14 feared dead in Papum Pare district

ccording to Additional Deputy Commissioner Jalash Pertin, chances of any survivors are dim, adding that rescue operations are on.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: July 11, 2017 7:39 pm
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Fourteen people are feared dead after a massive landslide hit Papum Pare district in Arunachal Pradesh, news agency PTI reported on Tuesday.  According to Additional Deputy Commissioner Jalash Pertin, chances of any survivors are dim, adding that rescue operations are on.

He said three dwellings in Laptap village were hit by the landslide around 3.30 PM. Papum Pare has been receiving rains for the past four days.

 

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