Landslides kill 15 people in Taplejung District of Nepal

In the Taplejung district of Nepal, at least 15 people have been killed and others missing after heavy rains caused landslides in six villages.

Advice For Travellers

Backpackers travelling in Nepal and/or planning to do the Kangchenjunga trekking loop should check with their tour guide and may wish to consider avoiding the Taplejung district at this time.