Landslide in Pune: 40 houses buried, more than 100 feared trapped in debris

In a tragic incident, nearly 100 people were feared trapped in debris after 40 houses were buried in landslide due to heavy rains in Pune district.

The incident happened after two lakes in the region overflowed in the Malin village in Ambegaon taluk of the district.

Reports also claimed that 15 people are confirmed dead. There are over 750 residents in the village, reports said.

A 100-member team of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has been rushed to the spot and search and rescue operations have begun.

More details are awaited.

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