Landslide in Damhal Hanjipora damages residential structures
Kulgam ,23-Feb:Some residential house and shops were damaged on Thursday after a landslide occurred in Noorabad area of Damhal Hanjipora in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
An official told CNS that the landslide took place at Shalmachi Yarikhah in Noorabad in which almost 3-5 shops belonging to Fayaz Ahmad Hajam and Abdul Majeed Hajam got damaged.
“A house also suffered damage to some extent,” he said, adding that district administration Kulgam rushed to the spot to ascertain the facts and is monitoring the situation.
Sub-Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Noorabad, Bashir-ul-Hassan confirmed that concerned Tehsildar has reached the spot and affected people have been shifted to safer places.
“The men and machinery have also been pressed into service to restore the road from debris”, he said.(CNS)