Daughter dies, mother missing in Khotang landslides
A person died and another has gone missing after they were buried by landslides in Khotang district Thursday night.
The deceased has been identified as Kamala Acharya (Karki), 27, of Makpa-5.
Kamala's mother Raj Kumari, 60, has also gone missing in the landslide.
The incident took place when they were cutting grass at a farm on Thursday.
Police Inspector at the Area Police Office, Ainselukharka, Ramesh Basnet, said that Kamala's body was found in course of rescue for them, who were buried by landslides.
Basnet said that there was no possibility of finding the missing Raj Kumari alive.
Locals and security personnel have been deployed for searching the missing.
Police said that problems have been surfaced to carry out rescue operation as the landslides occurred from above 200 meters.
The landslides also swept away paddy of Man Bahadur Karki, Min Bahadur Giri and Jagat Bahadur Karki.