Shillong-Guwahati road affected due to major landslide near Umiam!

Shillong-Guwahati road affected due to major landslide near Umiam!

Shillong, September, 03, 2017: A major landslide that occurred near Umiam lake on Sunday evening at around 7.50 pm had totally cut off the road between Shillong-Guwahati.

When contacted, police informed that the vehicles on both sides of the road have been left stranded due to the landslide.

According to police, the landslide had occurred due to the heavy downpour in the areas in the last few days.

Police further informed that the restoration work of the said road will take some time since around four to five trees have collapsed in the middle of the road besides a huge amount of mud and huge boulders have come down sliding  into the road.

Meanwhile, the police further added that there is no report of any victim in this incident.

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