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Weather Alert: Heavy snowfall in Nainital triggers landslide in Naina Peak
Nainital in Uttarakhand received fresh snowfall on Wednesday triggering a landslide in the Naina Peak which poses threat to places located in the lower part of the hill.
Nainital last experienced a major landslide in 1997 near DSB Campus college when the Naina Peak gave way in 1988-89. The High Court, Pant Sadan, Gas Godam, Swiss Hotel, Sherwani Hotel and the surrounding areas had been affected by the landslide.
The fresh landslide on Wednesday once again posed threat to these areas. However, there was no loss of life.