Rockslide in NH 29 again

Photo courtesy: Dimapur Police
Photo courtesy: Dimapur Police

Morung Express News
Dimapur | September 15

Commuters and workers had a narrow escape at NH 29 after another rockslide occurred at the ongoing Dimapur-Kohima 4-lane construction site in the Chümoukedima stretch on September 15 evening.

According to the police, the rockslide occurred around 4:00 pm near the Chümoukedima police checkpost, blockading the crucial highway. The falling rocks damaged two dumper trucks but no one was in the vehicles. The trucks belonged to the construction firm and were stationary at the time.  At the time of filing this report, the debris was partially cleared allowing single lane traffic.