More than 60 Nepalese flood victims

May 6, 2012 Nepalese rescuers central region reported that survivors are found, and the total number of flood victims will be more than 60 people. The bodies of 17 people have been found and 47 people are still missing, including three Ukrainian tourists. 8 people were rescued in the mountains of Annapurna, popular with tourists and locals.

More than 60 Nepalese flood victims

Annapurna is one of the most dangerous places of the Himalayas, where the constant avalanches. A landslide caused by heavy rains, blocked the river network at the source in a snowy field Himalayas. Now after a breakthrough flash flood caused panic and chaos in the population. Some houses covered with mud by 3.5 meters.
According to one of the witnesses of the floods web near Pokhara occurred so quickly that people do not have time to react to an event. Dirty stream flooded the whole village and the rest on the beach. Sniffer-dogs sent to a distance of 200 kilometers to comb the shore, and rescuers carried out search for survivors. More than 20 excavators were allocated to research bodies. The government promised to take care of the costs required for the necessary family farewell rituals.

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