Melamchi pipe burst causes mayhem in Lainchaur (In Pictures)

The road is flooded with water causing issues to both pedestrians and traffic. Photo: Chandra Ale

Kathmandu, December 12

A Melamchi water supply project pipe burst in Lainchaur in Kathmandu has caused issues for both the traffic and pedestrians.

The pipe burst has completely flooded the area making commuting through the area a challenge.

The pipe of the Melamchi project, which was laid under the main road near the Department of Mines and Geology,  burst, causing the road to collapse.

This has resulted in heavy traffic in the area. Pedestrians have been affected the most by the pipe burst.

Scenes –

A school girl after falling into the puddle is helped by locals. Photo: Chandra Ale
A motorbike falls due to the puddle in Lainchaur. Photo: Chandra Bahadur Ale
Pedestrians trying to walk on the sidewalk that has collapsed due to the pipe burst. Photo: Chandra Bahadur Ale.

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Ale is a photojournalist at Onlinekhabar.

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