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Landslide In Meghalaya Kills Two Women Cricketers

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In a tragic incident, two girls cricketers misplaced their lives and three individuals have gone lacking after an enormous landslide triggered by incessant rainfall hit their homes at Mawnei in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills district on Friday.

The victims have been recognized as Razia Ahmed and Ferozia Khan.

Razia performed for the state on the nationwide degree, and Ferozia was a neighborhood participant. Their our bodies had been recovered from the particles.


Razia had represented the state in varied national-level tournaments since 2011-12.

East Khasi Hills district Superintendent of Police (SP) Sylvester Nongtynger stated that efforts are on discover out the lacking individuals.

It needs to be talked about right here that incessant rainfall within the state since Monday has left a path of devastation throughout the state.

Earlier, two staff engaged by the police in clearing the particles at their quarters in Shillong died on Thursday.

Landslides had been additionally reported from a number of areas throughout the state and PWD staff had been pressed into service to clear the particles.

(With PTI Inputs)

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