PM Deuba inspects flood-hit regions in Nepal, death toll rises to 111

Updated: few hours ago

Kathmandu, Oct 22 (PTI) Nepal Prime Minister and his Cabinet colleagues on Friday visited western Nepal --- part of the Himalayan nation hardest hit by the floods and landslides --- to take stock of the situation and ensure relief measures are being implemented.

The death toll from the flooding triggered by heavy rains in the country climbed to 111 on Friday, with at least 32 reportedly being injured and 35 still missing, officials said.

Deuba, Finance Minister Janardan Sharma, Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation, Prem Ale Magar among others, visited Kailari rural municipality, Bhajani municipality, Tikapur municipality and Janaki rural municipality of Kailali district, situated in the western part of the country.