PARBAT — An elderly man died and four others were seriously sick after consuming wild mushroom at Bhorle VDC in Parbat district on Friday night.
The deceased has been identified as Deu Bahadur Thapa, 65, of Bhorle-4.
His daughters Laxmi Thapa, 18, Prativa Thapa, 15, Lalita Thapa, 14, and daughter-in-law Kopila Thapa, 35, fell ill and have been sent to Waling for treatment, according to the District Police Office, Parbat.
1 killed, 2 injured in Dhading truck mishap
DHADING — One person was killed while two other seriously injured when a truck fell from Hugdi Khola Bridge in Rorang-10, Benighat along the Prithvi Highway on Wednesday.
The truck (Na 5 Kha 1568) en-route to Chitwan from Kathmandu fell off the bridge to Hugdi Khola (river) on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Sher Bahadur Magar,23, of Madhya Bindu Municipality-10, according to police. Magar died on the course of treatment at a Malekhu-based hospital, informed Area Police Office, Gajuri.
Those injured in the incident are Manoj Ale 25, of Arunkhola, Nawalparasi and Megh Bahadur Gharti of Sitakganga Municipality in Arghakhanchi district have been sent to Kathmandu for further medical treatment.Follow @gorkhapost