KATHMANDU — Two people were killed and more than 25 people were injured in a bus accident in Pharping of Dakshinkali Municipality-4 on Thursday morning.
The bus, Ba 1 Kha 9999, was heading to Kathmandu from Pharping when the accident took place.
The deceased have been identified as 42 year-old Manju Basnet of Dakshinkali Municipality-5 and 25-year-old Sunil Shrestha of ward no five. Accordig to police, the two died while they were being taken to Vayodha Hospital.
Accoring to Police Constable Shree Maya Tamang of Area Police Office, Pharping, among the injured in the incident, 14 are receiving treatment at Pharping-based Manamoham Hospital while the remaining others have been referred to Vayodha Hospital, Balkhu.Follow @gorkhapost
Govt forms 5-member committee to probe Khursid’s murder
KATHMANDU — The government has formed a 5-member committee led by an SSP Kishor Dahal to investigate into the murder of Khursid Ansari,the operator and principal of Raiyab Boarding School at Harinagar, Sunsari.
Other members include SP Ramesh Kumar Thamsu (APF), Tulsi Prasai (Deputy Director, National Investigation Department) Rabindra Acharya (under-secretary, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Law) and Rajan Pandey, administrative officer of Sunsari.
The team will be required to present its report on the case within 15 days.
An unidentified persons, suspected of Indian nationals came in motorcycle with Indian number plate, had shot Ansari on Thursday.Follow @gorkhapost