MOSCOW, April 23. /TASS/. /TASS/. The death toll from a landslide in Colombia's Cauca province has risen to 28 people, Reuters reported on Tuesday citing local authorities.
Earlier reports said 19 people died in the weekend landslides. Reuters said that at least five people have been hospitalized.
Landslides were caused by torrential rains. Colombian President Ivan Duque visited the site and said that necessary assistance will be provided to those who suffered from the landslides which also blocked a portion of the Pan-American Highway.