Margao: Normal life was thrown out of gear after the national highway 66 was blocked for a couple of hours after a cashew tree came crashing down on the national
highway. There were no casualties in the incident.
Fire officials said they received a call in the evening about the tree landing on the national highway 66 near Navdeep factory, Cuncolim along the national highway which was eventually cleared after traffic was diverted via other routes.
In another incident, a massive tree came crashing on the busy Chinchinim-Dandeavaddo road near the health centre on Sunday morning. The road was completely blocked for a couple of hours even as the village panchayat tried to clear the tree till help arrived from the fire department.