Watch video: Massive landslide on Chandigarh-Shimla NH
New Delhi: A massive landslide took place on the Chandigarh-Shimla National Highway today, sweeping away some vehicles and burying others.
As per sources, the incident took place near Dhalli Tunnel, which is around seven kilometres away from Shimla. The landslide buried several vehicles under debris and has impacted traffic movement in the area.
No casualties have been reported in the incident so far.
The tragedy comes around two weeks after a deadly mudslide swept away two Himachal Road Transport Corporation buses in Mandi, more than 100 kilometres away from the site of today’s landslide.
At least 46 people had died in the Mandi mudslide with rescue operations lasting several hours.