Landslide damages property in Bringbong village


WANGCHUK BHUTIA

Mangan, 09 Jun:

A team of Disaster Management Department led by SDM Dzongu inspected Bringbong village under Hee Gyathang GPU in North Sikkim to take stock of damages brought about by the torrential rain of 08 Jun, 2021.

The team visited Bringbong PS and few houses damaged by landslide. A brief report of the damages has been submitted to DC North. The report highlights the need for immediate restorations of the properties damaged.

A school located in the village has also been damaged and staff of the school have been asked to not visit the campus for the time being. The SDM has directed the concerned panchayat to ensure proper maintenance of drains in and around the village. He also assured immediate removal of debris from the school campus.