Stories Tagged 'Windstorm'
With help not forthcoming, many families are taking loans to repair their homes and buy food, but authorities claim they are distributing relief in affected areasfull story »
Tarpaulins distributed in windstorm-affected settlements fall short of providing shelter full story »
Meteorologists say occurrence of windstorm and rainfall common during pre-monsoonfull story »
Crops and vegetables were also damaged in the areafull story »
According to Satrughna Shah, ward chairman of Janakpur Sub-metropolitan City-1, the disaster mostly affected Musahari Tole, Wakil Tole, Mills area and Pulchowk. Most of the houses damaged or destroyed by the windstorm were made of mud with zinc sheet roofs.full story »
The death toll from the devastating windstorm that struck Bara and Parsa districts reached 27 as of Monday evening, while more than 400 people were injured and hundreds of families were rendered homeless.full story »