Hailstorm Batters Pokhara

A sudden shower of hailstones disrupted vehicular movement today as the hailstone piled up on the road.

The hailstone piled up from four-inch to a foot at different places such as New Road, Chiphledhunga, Bagar, Amar Singh Chowk, and Ranipauwa.

Dozers had to be used to remove the heaps of the hailstone.

The hailstone has damaged vegetables and other crops in the field, according to Manohar Kadariya, chief of the agriculture division of Pokhara Metropolitan City.

Source : TRN,