NEPAL-FLOODS-2NDLD TOLL - 200 Indian tourists among 600 stranded due to Nepal floods
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
(Eds: Updating with Met forecast)
By Shirish B Pradhan
Kathmandu, Aug 13 (PTI) Nearly 600 tourists, including 200 Indians, have been stranded in central Nepal's popular tourist district Chitwan due to flooding triggered by heavy rains that have claimed 49 lives, officials said today.
Heavy rains have lashed Nepal for the past three days causing flooding and landslides at several places in the Himalayan country.
The swollen Rapti river flooded several hotels in the Chitwan Valley, whe ...