Two die in rain-related incidents
Shillong, May 13: Heavy rain, flood and landslides on Friday resulted in the death of two persons besides causing injury to four others.
While a minor died and four others were injured when a tree fell on a moving auto-rickshaw in Byrnihat, Ri Bhoi in the morning, a 42-year old man identified as Sidres Kharsahnoh, son of Rosilia Kharsahnoh, died in Jongksha under Mawkynrew Block, East Khasi Hills due to landslide.
In East Khasi Hills, damages were reported in
Greater Shillong, Mawpat Block,Mylliem Block
and Pynursla Block.
In West Khasi Hills, Nongstoin Block was affected and two houses were partially damaged (see chart below)