44 families displaced by landslides in Jajarkot

JAJARKOT: As many as 44 households in various VDCs of the district have been displaced due to landslides, according to the District Administration Office, Jajarkot.

Lately, six families in Dhime VDC-6 and four families in ward no. 3 of the same VDC were forced to leave their homes and look for safe shelter, according to Chief District Officer Janardan Gautam.

Likewise, seven households were displaced due to increasing risk of landslides in Achani-9, Tapuchaur. More than 30 families in Bhar of Dhime-3 have been living under temporary tents, police said.