Thirty-four people are still missing after a massive landslide hit the Tupul yard railway construction camp on the night of June 29. Inclement weather is affecting the search operations.
President Ram Nath Kovind condoled the civilians and armed forces personnel who lost their lives due to a landslide in Manipur and prayed for the safety of people for whom rescue operation was underway.
The overall death toll in the landslide at Tupul yard railway construction camp in the neighbouring state on Wednesday night has increased to 25, while 38 others are still missing.
Rainfall since early Saturday morning has hampered Manipur landslide search and rescue operations.