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Kathmandu: The monsoon-triggered rainfall has created havoc across the country, affecting the lives of many Nepalis.

Continuous rainfall has induced floods and landslides in various regions of Nepal.

The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology has asked locals to stay alert as most of the small rivers flowing through Palpa, Syangja, Gulmi, Arghakhanchi, Dang, Kailali, Kanchanpur, Doti, Dadeldhura and surrounding districts will see an increase in flow and there will be a high risk of flash floods in some rivers.

Several people went missing and many properties were destroyed. The Department has asked everyone to to take necessary precautions to avoid the risk or damage of calamities such as debris flows, floods, landslides, and soil erosion. Because of this, there is a possibility of a partial impact on daily life including agriculture, health, tourism, mountain climbing, and road and air transport in those areas.

Here is the rage of nature in photos:

Due to the heavy rain since last night, flood entered the house of a resident in Baluwatar of Ghorahi Sub-Metropolis-18 of Dang on Saturday.
The water level is constantly increasing in Bishnumati River.
As the under-construction bridge at Khare River in Sundar Bazaar, Lamjung, was not completed on time, the road gets blocked due to floods after the rains. Photo: RSS
A vehicle drives through a water-logged road in Kageshwari Manahara. Photo: RSS
A resident fishing in the Narayani River, located in Chitwan, despite continuous rains. The flood in the river has crossed its warning level.
Due to the heavy rain since last night, the road section near the culvert built on the local river connecting Okhra and Belbhar located in Ghorahi sub-metropolitan city of Dang-17 was destroyed on Saturday. Photo: RSS
Flood in Babai River submerged houses in Ghorahi, Photo” RSS
A farmer plowing a field with a tractor amid rain on Saturday near Chakhola of Kuntaweshi of Mandandeupur in Kavrepalanchok. photo” RSS
As the flow of the Marsyangdi River increases, Naso Rural Municipality-1 Taal Village of Manang is at high risk. As many as 55 houses were destroyed by the flood in the past year, turning the village into a barrage.
A hotel along with three houses were washed away and one person is missing due to the flood after incessant rain in Dodang located in Gaurishankar Rural Municipality-9 of Dolakha.
Various types of fish suddenly die in the pond built by local farmer Kalawati Joshi for her fish farming business in Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolitan City-14. Photo: RSS
The world’s largest Shaligram, which has been flooded due to incessant rains for several days, and Setiveni Bazar, both are at risk.
Vehicular movement resumes after the landslide debris was removed on Saturday morning in Kamalbari, Byas Municipality-12 of Tanahun, along the Prithvi Highway.
An arable land in Ghorahi Sub-Metropolitan City-9 of Dang, which was eroded by the incessant rains and subsequent floods.
The jeep fell into a flooded roadside drain in Sripur of Birgunj Metropolitan City-11 on Saturday. Photo: RSS
Flooded Hanumantey River in Bhaktapur.
Flooded Hanumante River in Bhaktapur. Photo: RSS
Flooded Tinau River. Photo: RSS
Water level rises in Bishnumati River.
Flooded public toilet in Shuklaphanta Municipality-11. When toilets are constructed in low places where there is no drainage, the toilets get flooded even in light rains.
People carrying umbrellas on their way to their destinations in Manmaiju, Kathmandu.
A rain-triggered landslide occurred on Saturday at Shuklagandaki Municipality-8 of Tanahun, Photo” RSS
Increased water flow in rivers and streams of Dang.