Four succesfully rescued from collapsed Arun III tunnel after 39 hours


    BHOJPUR: Four persons were successfully rescued after 39 hours when they got trapped as the under-construction tunnel of Arun III Hydropower Project collapsed in Sankhuwasabha district on Friday night.

    Pradeep Shahi (32) of Siuna Rural Municipality-4 in Kalikot, Prem Pariyar (44) of Chandranath Municipality-1 in Jumla, Budhan Munda (55) from Jharkhand, India, and Nanda Kishore (45) from Bihar, India were trapped in the tunnel collapse that occurred at 8:45 pm on Friday at Phaksinda of Makalu Rural Municipality.

    Source: The Himalayan Times