At least 20 people killed as landslide hits northern AfghanistanStaff Writer | January 6, 2019
At least 20 people were killed and seven injured as a landslide hit Kohistan district in the northern Badakhshan province on Sunday, provincial head of Natural Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Sayed Abdullah Hamayon Dehqan said.
Asia The tragic incident happened at around 10:30 a.m. local time
Rescue operation for discovering the remaining people was going on, the official said, adding the number of casualties might go up. ■