Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Monsoon's first rains killed 8 people in south Bengal, rivers in spate in north Bengal, landslides in Sikkim

Monsoon's first rains killed at least 8 people in south Bengal, which was reeling under intense heat condition for weeks, and rivers of Terai and Dooars of north Bengal were in spate triggered by rains in Himalayan Darjeeling hills, Sikkim and neighbouring Bhutan, official sources said today. (UNI)


In Sikkim

> Gangtok - Nathula road CLOSED at 8th Mile for maintenance work by GREF
> Rinchenpong - Reshi road BLOCKED at Sarkhola
> Tashiding - Legship road BLOCKED at 4th Mile
> Yangang - Lingmoo road JEEPABLE