VIDEO: Several vehicles buried after landslide on Chandigarh-Shimla highway

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Sep 02, 2017, 01:33 PM(IST)

In video footage of the incident, at least one car can be seen falling off the road -- swept away by the sheer force of the landslide. Photograph:( Twitter )

A number of vehicles were buried Saturday after a large landslide on the Chandigarh-Shimla national highway. 

In video footage of the incident, at least one car can be seen falling off the road -- it was swept away by the sheer force of the landslide -- and into the khud below. 

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The landslide occurred near the Dhalli tunnel, close to Shimla. 

News reports said the movement of traffic was affected. 

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ANI reported DSP City, Shimla Police, as saying there were no casualties. 

But that two to three empty cars were still lying under the debris. 

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