Five IB men missing after landslide in Arunanchal Pradesh

New Delhi: Five officials of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) are reported missing after landslide and
torrential rains on day hit Bhalukpong in Arunachal Pradesh.

Representational image. Reuters

Representational image. Reuters

Officials said the incident was reported around noon after a IB hut in the area was hit by a landlside. At least
two people have been reported killed in the area due to the natural disaster.

A team of 30 Indo-Tibentan Border Police (ITBP) force personnel have reached the affected area and are looking for
the missing officials, they said.

West Kameng district superintendent of police A Koan had earlier said that the landslide occurred when a small hillock near the Old Inspection Bungalow caved in and buried several houses.


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Updated Date: Jul 01, 2016 21:35:28 IST

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