Nuwakot. A goods carrier truck and a jeep were swept away in a landslide triggered by heavy rainfall in Rasuwa this evening.
The incident took place at Ramche in Kalika rural municipality-1 along the Pasang Lhamu highway, according to Chief of Rasuwa police DSP Sharat Kumar Thapa. The truck (Na. 6 Kha. 7590) was carrying apples exported from China towards Kathmandu while the jeep (Ba.15 Cha. 2735) was on its way to Dhunche from Nuwakot.
However, no human casualty was reported, as the vehicles had remained stuck on the road blocked by landslide. The road leading to the Rasuwa border transit now remains blocked as a result of the landslide.