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HP-LDALL LANDSLIDE - At least 46 dead in Himachal landslide; rescue ops to resume tomorrow

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

(EDS: Updating toll; adding details)
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 today, officials said.
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, the officials said.
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