Those staying in the catchment areas of Burhi Gandak
, Lakhandei Gandak
and Bagmati, stay alert.
Summary: Toll rises to 214 as new areas inundated after Budhi Gandak
river breaks its embankment
A TOURIST bus travelling to Triveni in Nepal plunged into the Gandak
canal in Nawalparasi district near the India- Nepal border.
He said five survivors had told police there were around 75 people on board before it plunged into the Gandak
River on Nepal's border with India.
The bus plunged into the swollen Gandak
Irrigation Canal in Nawalparasi, about 150 kilometers southwest of Kathmandu, Deputy Superintendent of Police Ram Dutta Joshi told Kyodo News by telephone.
Summary: Muzaffarpur (Bihar) [India], July 19 (ANI): The local administration has deployed boats to help flood-affected victims and police personnel after the overflowing Burhi Gandak
river inundated urban areas of the district.
Kumar took stock of the situation in the areas along the banks of river Gandak
and Budhi Gandak
The Pipe installation project along the Rajat Jayanti Chowk of Birgunj, Gandak
Chowk Baipas area and 468 meters in Gandak
area has been completed while the installation running along the Parsa National Park covering an area of nine kilometers is yet to be laid.