DOTI — Two school girls have died and four others sustained injuries after accepting electronic shock while clear naked wires lying on the road at Dipayal Silgadhi Municipality-4 of Doti district on Monday.
The deceased have been identified as 10-year-old Roja Aauji and eight-year-old Reshma Aauji, acording District Police Office (DPO), Doti. Both the girls died on the spot.
The incident occurred at around 6 in the morning while they were heading toward school.
The four children injured in the incident are ten-year-old Kalu Aauji, eight-year-old Ishwari Aauji, ten-year-old Santu Aauji and seven-year-old Sita Aauji. All the children were from Durga Lower Secondary School, Pagari. Their condition is normal, said police.Follow @gorkhapost
Nirmala Panta’s murder accused held after 24 days
KANCHANPUR — Police in Kanchanpur have made public an accused arrested in connection with the murder of 13-year-old Nirmala Panta of Kanchanpur’s Bhimdatta Municipality.
Dilip Singh Bista, 41, of Baghphanta, Bhimdatta Municipality was made public at a press conference at the DPO. Bista was arrested on Saturday,according to the District Police Office Spokesperson Deputy Superintendent of Police Gyan Bahadur Sethi.
Nirmala was found dead in a sugarcane field on July 27, a day after she had gone to her friend’s home to get a notebook.
Bista,who was released from prison last year after serving nine years for murdering his brother-in-law Narayansingh Thapa, works as a daily-wage labourer.
According to Bista’s statement to police, he helped Nirmala fix her bicycle chain before raping and killing her on July 26. He told police that killed her to avoid being arrested again.Follow @gorkhapost