Nepal floods kill 101, cholera fears mount

August 18, 2014 1:41 PM

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Nepal floods kill 101, cholera fears mount

KATHMANDU: The death toll from landslides and flooding in Nepal has risen to 101 after rescuers found four more bodies, officials said Monday, as they battled to prevent a cholera outbreak.

Another 126 people are missing after torrential rain last week triggered multiple landslides and flooding, devastating entire villages, stranding thousands and damaging roads across the country's western plains.

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