A mudslide brought on by incessant rainfall blocked the Sonapur tunnel on NH 6 in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district on Saturday blocking visitors motion to Tripura, Mizoram and Assam’s Barak valley, police stated.
The mudslide was brought on by incessant rainfall within the state up to now 24 hours. Two automobiles have been caught within the mudslide, Superintendent of Police, Jagpal S Dhanoa informed PTI.
He stated the NHAI was knowledgeable for obligatory clearance and to ensure visitors on the vital NH 6 connecting to 3 different north jap states movement usually.
Earthmovers and personnel have been put to work to clear the particles and the caught automobiles, an NHAI official stated.
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First Printed: Aug 26 2023 | 3:50 PM IST