Landslide creates artificial lake in Nepal
May 25, 2015
A huge landslide in the upper reaches of river Gandak in Nepal, which has resulted in the formation of an artificial lake due to blockage, has put officials and engineers posted at the Gandak basin in Bihar on high alert. This lake could burst due to the pressure of accumulated water. The landslide comes as an aftermath of the two massive earthquakes to hit Nepal in the last one month.
According to WRD officials, the initial report of the landslide and blockage in the upper reaches have come...