Koraput (Odisha), Apr 16 (PTI) Three women were killed
and another was critically injured in a landslide trigerred by
rains Odishas Koraput district Friday, police said.
The landslide took place at Podaguda when the women
were collecting white soil or limestone for use on the walls
and floors of their homes, the police said.
They had gone to Podaguda in a group of 11 and had
entered a tunnel in the hilly area to collect limestone when
they were buried by the landslide.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed deep
grief over the deaths and announced an ex-gratia of Rs five
lakh from chief minister”s relief fund for the women”s next of
The state government will also bear the medical
expenses of the injured woman, an official release said. PTI
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