5 dead, 15 injured in landslide in Manali

Manali: In a worst kind of off-seasonal landslide, in Nehru Kund, 2.5 k.m. near to here, 5 bodies have been recovered and 15 are hospitalized. Due to lack of light the rescue was stopped in the night and was started early morning today.

More than 25 people are feared dead and authorities have no idea how many people are trapped.

ITBP(Indo Tibetan Border Police) , GREF(General Reserve Engineering Force), and other government agencies are deployed in search and rescue operation.

Ankit Sood is Associate Professor at Govt. PG Degree College Kullu. He also runs Sunshine Himalayan Adventures.

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