Kathmandu : The Mahakali Highway has been blocked due to landslide due to continuous rain.
According to Jawan Mohan Bista of Satbanj, a temporary traffic police post, the highway was blocked when a landslide occurred near Surnaya Gaonpalike-3 Dharamghar on the Satbanj-Gokuleshwor road section of Baitadi.
Baitadi Police Spokesperson and Inspector Darshan Khadka informed that the highway was blocked due to the landslide on Saturday.
He said, “Coordination is being made with the road office to open the blocked road. There is a problem due to continuous rain,” Vehicles going to Gokuleshwor, Darchula and returning from Darchula have come to a standstill when the highway was blocked.