Massive cloudburst triggers landslides in Himachal's Chamba

The water levels in the nearby river line increased and overflowed near Kaner village.

Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district on Wednesday, witnessed a cloudburst that damaged the Chamba-Bharmour national highway.


The incident also caused landslides which resulted in the damaging of multiple private properties like vehicles and also disrupted traffic in the area.


According to sources, agricultural and horticulture fields were also damaged as the water flooded into nearby fields which damaged the crops.


The water levels in the nearby river line increased and overflowed near Kaner village-- which later washed away a part of the national highway.


DC Rana, Chamba Deputy Commissioner, took cognizance of the incident and informed that no casualties were reported and compensation would be given to those affected.

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