CHITWAN — Two persons died in two separate incidents in Chitwan on Thursday.
A road grader accident at Chauki Danda of Rapti municipality–5 killed its driver Prem Bahadur Thapa of Chitwan, according to District Police Office, Chitwan.
The grader being used to level the surface fell 50 feet below the road, police said. Thapa, who was seriously injured in the accident, died undergoing treatment at the College of Medical Sciences (Teaching Hopsital), Bharatpur at night.
Meanwhile, a man was found dead in a toilet of the National Nature Conservation Trust at Ratnanagar municipality – 6.
The District Police Office, Chitwan identified the deceased as 44–year–old Budhi Giri. Area Police Office, Ratnanagar’s Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Basudev Khatiwada said the person could have died after falling unconscious while relieving himself.
The toilet was built for tourists at the museum which displays the stuffed hides of animals and birds.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.