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Landslides kill 9 people in Nepal


Kathmandu: At least nine persons have been killed in landslides triggered by heavy rain in two districts of Nepal.

Six persons were killed yesterday due to landslides in Sindhupalchowk district, 75 km east of Kathmandu, police said.

Five others were seriously injured in the incident.

Three persons were killed and three others injured in Lalitpur district.