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House collapses after torrential rain in Nepal killing woman, her three children

In the meantime, floods have claimed 110 lives in Assam and one other 24 in Bihar. Floods, nevertheless, at the moment are easing throughout India.

[REPRESENTATIVE IMAGE] File picture of Nepal’s Bagmati river throughout flood earlier this yr (Photograph Credit: AP)

A 35-year-old girl and her three youngsters, aged between 4 and 11, have been killed in western Nepal when heavy rains introduced down their mud-and-stone home early on Tuesday, police mentioned.

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The poor Himalayan nation has recorded 198 deaths attributable to landslides and floods triggered by pre-monsoon and monsoon rains since late Could, whereas in neighbouring India, 134 individuals have died within the states of Assam and Bihar, although floodwaters have now receded in most locations.

The wet season sometimes ends in September in South Asia.

Nepal police official Janak Raj Pandey mentioned that 5 different family members, together with the lady’s husband and her mother and father, survived the incident in Doti, 440 km (276 miles) west of the capital Kathmandu.

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“The home collapsed whereas the household was asleep following incessant rains,” Pandey instructed Reuters.

Massive swathes of farmland and villages have been submerged within the southern plains bordering India, whereas landslides or floods have upended roads and swept away bridges throughout the nation of 30 million individuals.

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In Assam, floods have killed 110 individuals and affected 5.7 million since Could, although solely 73 individuals remained in authorities shelters as of Tuesday, a state bulletin mentioned.

In Bihar, 24 individuals have died to date and 11,849 proceed to remain in aid camps, although a state official mentioned the scenario was enhancing.

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