Flood in Baskhet rivulet at Rodidewal of Pancheshwor Rural Municipality has damaged around one dozen houses in the area.

The flood in the rivulet following heavy rain last night damaged the houses.

Bhojraj Bhatta, a local, said that the flood in Baskhet rivulet damaged more than one dozen houses of Adtola and Baita villages. He said, "The flood has damaged more than one dozen houses.

The mud dug by dozer entered the villages and the settlements are still at risk."

The flood swept away half portion of a house belonging to Munna Luhar and crops and utensils were also swept away.

Similarly, more than 10 houses, including those of Hariram Luhar, Ganesh Singh Bhandari, Sundar Singh Bhandari, Gagan Singh Bhandari, Ramesh Luhar and Shiva Ram Luhar are at risk.

A police team has headed towards the incident site and details about the losses will be received once the team reaches the incident site, said police.

A version of this article appears in the print on June 11, 2021, of The Himalayan Times.