|Landslide kills at least 20 people in Mirik and Kalimpong.|
Similarly in Kalimpong a Class 9 student was killed in Lava, and all roads to and from Lava are shut down. Even the injured have not been able to be taken to the hospital.
Last night's rain and high wind have caused landslides across Mirik region, and reports of at least 5 houses being damaged in Mirik town itself are coming in. Electricity lines are down, and many houses in Tingling T.E are supposed to have been damaged.
Early morning, excavators were pressed into service to clear the roads and electricity personnel are on their way to mend the lines which were downed last night.
Via - TheDC