Normal life was affected as monsoons further intensified in the state.

The heavy rains triggered landslides in the interiors, blocking the link roads but all major national and state highways are open.

About 250 roads are blocked in interior areas of Kangra, Shimla, Mandiand Kullu. Dharamshala witnessed heavy downpour and recorded 245 mm rains while the adjoining town of Palampur received 141 mm rains.
The Met department has predicted rains and thundershowers at several places in lower, mid and higher hills over next six days up to August 18.

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