KalimNews, Mangan, August 20: The water of the natural dam in Kanaka river should be released in a controlled manner because sudden release may cause damages to land upstream. The experts from Mines and Geology was of the opinion that the that the current hill slide had multiple planes of fractures and further landslide are a high possibility. The landslide is still active and future landslide cannot be ruled out, an IPR press release stated.
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According to their study, the landslide was caused due to natural fractures in the steep hill slope which was composed of loose soil and fine sediments compounded by seepage of river water in the fractures.