7 dead, 45 missing in Manipur landslideJune 30, 2022 14:37
A massive landslide triggered by incessant rains has caused damage to Tupul station building of ongoing Jiribam -- Imphal's new line project. Landslide also stuck the track formation, camps of construction workers. Rescue operations in progress. 19 people already rescued and are being treated at Noney Army Medical unit. Evacuation of critically injured in progress. Bad weather and fresh landslides affecting rescue operations.
Seven bodies have been recovered so far. Rescued people being shifted to hospital. Around 45 persons are still missing, says Solomon L Fimate, SDO of Noney district.