IMPHAL: The troops of Indian Army assisted civil administration in clearing a massive landslide blocking the Imphal-Tamenglong Road near Langmai village in Tamenglong district of Manipur on Monday. The region has been facing incessant rains which could have triggered the landslide.
On receiving a request for help from the village authorities and civil administration, the troops from the unit located in the vicinity immediately swung into action, PIB (Defence Wing) informed in a press note. Apart from troops, special equipment was also pressed in the efforts to clear the landslide. Adequate measures were also undertaken to ensure the safety of the distraught people.