Monsoon Rains Kill at Least 40 in South Asia
|07/14/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
KATHMANDU, NEPAL – Floods and landslides triggered by monsoon rains have killed at least 40 people across South Asia in the last two days, officials said Saturday.
The monsoon, which lasts from June to September, causes widespread death and destruction across South Asia each year.
In Nepal, 27 people have died in floods and landslides after heavy rains hit the country’s eastern region and the southern plains.
Bishwaraj Pokharel, spokesperson for Nepal police, added that another 11 people were injured and 15 others reported missing.
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