The term landslide or less frequently, landslip, refers to several forms of mass wasting that may include a wide range of ground movements, such as rockfalls, deep-seated slope failures, mudflows, and debris flows. However, influential narrower definitions restrict landslides to slumps and translational slides in rock and regolith, not involving fluidisation. This excludes falls, topples, lateral spreads, and mass flows from the definition.
Several houses in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri were partially damaged due to heavy rainfall in the district. Landslide also occurred in some areas. While speaking to ANI, a local said, "Due to rainfall..
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