20 people killed in landslide in Assam, several injured
At least 20 people lost their lives in a series of landslides that took place in Assam. While several suffered injuries. The people who died hailed from different districts of the Barak valley region in southern Assam. According to media reports, seven people were killed in Cachar district, seven in Hailakandi district and six in Karimganj. The region has been witnessing heavy rains for the last couple of days.