HP-4TH LD LANDSLIDE - At least 46 dead in Himachal landslide; rescue ops to resume tmrw
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
(EDS: adding detail)
Shimla, Aug 13 (PTI) A massive landslide buried two Himachal Pradesh roadways buses, killing at least 46 people and injuring several others at Kotpuri near Padhar on the Mandi–Pathankot national highway, officials said today.
The toll could rise further as over 50 passengers were travelling in the two buses hit by the landslide, which was triggered by a cloud burst, they said. Some other vehicles may also have been hit by the landslide, the officials said.
"Forty-six b ...