A landslide in Shimla
A landslide in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh has brought about a block at the National Highway five that connects Firozpur in Punjab with Shipki La at the India-China border.
The nation emergency operation center stated no lack of lifestyles or belongings has been mentioned withinside the landslide that occurred at Jeori close to Rampur.
Video shared on social media
A video shared on social media indicates a mass of land sliding down a slope. Boulders may be visible tumbling down the slope amid a cloud of dust. Some vehicles, it appears, had a slim break out as they’re visible proper on the threshold of the factor wherein the landslide occurred. Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh has brought about a block at the National Highway five that connects Firozpur in Punjab with Shipki La at the India-China border.
#WATCH | Himachal Pradesh: NH-5 blocked due to a landslide near Shimla’s Jeori area. No human or property loss reported yet. District administration has deployed SDM, Rampur and a police team to assess the situation. pic.twitter.com/Dkxy24ex8I
— ANI (@ANI) September 6, 2021
NH-05 avenue has been blocked
“DPCR has knowledgeable that an incident of landslide befell close to Jeori- Sub-department Rampur District Shimla because of which NH-05 avenue has been blocked. No human or belongings loss mentioned through the Authority worried yet,” the country emergency operation center stated in a bulletin.
The district management has directed the Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Rampur, and a police crew to evaluate the situation.
Himachal Pradesh has been recording spells of heavy rainfall throughout this Monsoon and this has additionally led to landslides.
Earlier, on August 28, the Chandigarh-Manali National Highway — National Highway 3 — changed into blocked because of a landslide among Aut and Pandoh withinside the Mandi district.