SHILLONG | July 11, 2019:
The Executive Engineer, PWD (Roads), Nongstoin Division, Nongstoin has informed that due to incessant rainfall that occurred from 6th – 10th July, 2019, landslides at numerous stretches on Shillong-Nongstoin-Rongjeng-Tura road NH 44E and 127B, has partially blocked the road and restricted the smooth and safe plying of vehicles.
Complete road blockade is reported at 21st, 24th and 25th km of the same road since the 10th of July, 2019 and is expected to be cleared the following day depending on the decrease of rainfall intensity.
Occurrence of landslides at stretches of Mawshynrut-Hahim road disrupting the plying of vehicles has also been reported. Temporary restoration works to clear the mud slides and restore the movement of vehicles have been taken up.
Drivers are advised to drive cautiously and every effort from the department has been pressed for the convenience of the public.