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3 killed, 2 injured from mudslide in Afghanistan

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 30th March, 2022 04:21:47 PM
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At least three people were killed and two others were wounded in a mudslide that hit a village in the eastern Wardak province, the state-run news agency Bakhtar reported Wednesday, Xinhua reported.

The incident happened, when part of a hilltop collapsed in Dehmirdad district of Wardak province late Tuesday, killing three persons and injuring two others, the news agency added.

Women and children were among the victims, according to the report.

Mudslides and avalanches are natural seasonal incidents mostly seen in winter and spring in the mountainous Afghanistan, often causing casualties.