GORKHA — Two persons died after consuming wild mushroom at Kanshigaun in northern Gorkha on Friday.
The deceased have been identified as Phoolmaya Gurung (65) of Kanshigaun-8 and her granddaughter Rabina Gurung (11).
Similarly, Trishna Gurung (6), another granddaughter of Phoolmaya, has fallen fallen sick after consuming the wild mushroom.
Trishna is receiving treatment at a local health post.
The incident occurred after they ate curry of the toxic mushroom brought from a nearby jungle.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.