Hours ago today, a massive landslide took place on the Chandigarh-Shimla National Highway. many cars parked on the road have buried under debris. A portion of the hill collapsed and swept away many cars parked on the road.

The incident took place near Dhalli Tunnel which is close to Shimla.

As per reports the traffic in the area has been severely hit. 

More details are awaited.

Updated 10.30pm

DSP City, Shimla police said People who were stuck in houses below were rescued, 2-3 empty cars still under debris from landslide. Fortunately no casualties have been reported. 

 

Watch the video here:

 

Credits: ANI
Credits: ANI
Credits: ANI

Part of the temple is also damaged.

 

Source: ANI & NDTV

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