Natural disaster again rolls evil-eyes


Sept 30: At a time when the country was largely affected by earthquake, yet the windstorm that hit Trashigang on Monday blew away roofs of 30 houses in seven villages in the district.

It is reported that at least 114 houses were affected by the storm. Earlier on September 21, earthquake rocked the tiny kingdom leaving 12 dead and million worth properties damaged.

Yangneer gewog, which was badly hit by the earthquake, has suffered maximum damage. The heavy downpour also blocked the feeder road to Udzonrong, which was cleared yesterday morning. At least two women sustained injuries.