Three killed in landslide in Guwahati

Guwahati: Three persons, including two children, died when their house collapsed in a landslide following heavy rainfall in Lokhra area of the city here today, police said.

The family of one Sisoram Choudhury of Lalunggaon was trapped inside their house after it collapsed in a landslide following heavy rains since last evening.

Most of the other family members managed to come out of the debris but Choudhury's brother Nimai, six-year old son Rahul and three-year old Anuj Baishya, who had come visiting along with his mother to the house, were killed, police said.