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Rescue team save camps from inundation

Published on Aug 16 2009 // Main News

Flooding near Bhutanese Refugee CampA rescue team of water induced disasters finally punctured the flood-deposited soil mass creating outlet for inundated water in the Sunduwa River.

The rescue team led by Hirananda Jha from Kathmandu yesterday took hours to create an outlet for water.

The authority earlier warned the Bhutanese citizens in Beldangi camps and the locals of riparian areas about the probable flood risks.

According to Beldangi-I camp Secretary T.B. Gurung, the camp management committee and Armed Police Force jointly announced the community people appealing them not to go to the flooded area.

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