Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru (DV)
Mangaluru, Jul 18: The incessant rains lashing the district over the past few days caused a massive landslide at Baikampady industrial area here on Sunday, July 18.
Fortunately, no injury or casualty was reported.
However, as a result of the landslide, a ready mix concrete industry is in danger of collapsing.
Also, Adishakthi interlock industry suffered losses due to the landslide.
Speaking to daijiworld, Gopal B V of Adishakthi interlock industry said, "We have lost several pieces of interlocks, cement bags and other materials. We lost materials worth Rs 15 lac due to the incident."
Local corporator and MCC officials visited the spot.
The torrential rains in the coastal region have caused widespread damage. Earlier in the day, a landslip along a railway track in Puttur forced stoppage of train service, and a couple of days back, a landslide at Kulshekar also disrupted rail services.