Landslide obstructs Kanti Highway


August 25, 2023


Landslide obstructs Kanti Highway

Landslides are common in Nepal during monsoon/File Photo for Representation

MAKWANPUR: Traffic along the Kanti highway has been obstructed due to a landslide at Bhattedanda, the bordering area of Lalitpur and Makawanpur districts.

The vehicular movement is obstructed there due to the landslide following rainfall for the past some days.

The District Police Office, Makawanpur, said that they are facing difficulties to clear the debris due to continuous rainfall.

Spokesperson of District Police Office, Makawanpur, Tek Bahadur Karki said that preparations are ongoing to resume vehicular movement by this afternoon after clearing the landslide if there is an improvement in the weather.

However, Karki said that traffic along the Tribhuvan Highway, East-West Highway and Bhimphedi-Kulekhani road section is undisrupted in the district.