Landslide At Malshej Ghat | Traffic Remains Close for Two Days
An incident of the landslide occurred in the Malshej Ghat on Tuesday morning. As a precautionary measure, the traffic on both the roads has been stopped and the work is ongoing to clear the landslide. Highway officials, employees and revenue workers, police have reached the spot. Deputy Collector Shivaji Patil has informed that the work is being obstructed due to fog and rain in the area.
Due to the heavy rainfall in the Malshej Ghat, stones and soil are gathered in the road and the work of deletion it is currently being done. However, due to the traffic jam on both sides, there are long lines of vehicles in the adjoining areas. Highway officials, employees and revenue workers, and police reached to the spot.The incident happened at around 2 pm in the umbrella point. In this incident, an accident of Tempo occur and driver Amol Dahifale was seriously injured. He has been given first aid at Otur Primary Health Center and shifted to Aale Phata for further treatment. Assistant Police Inspector Surat Bansode of Otur Police Station said this information.