NAWALPARASI — Two persons of Dandajheri in Nawalparasi district died in a boat capsize incident in Kaligandaki River on Friday.
Another two boys managed to save their lives after swimming.
Homraj Ranabhat, a neighborhood occupant of Dandajheri, said that Purna Bahadur Magar and Shreekrishna Darmali of the area drowned after the boat capsized.
Country marking today as Black Day
KATHMANDU- The country is marking today (December 16) as Black Day to protest the disposition of the first democratically elected government by the late former king Mahendra Shah on December 15, 1960.
Mahendra took charge of the state with the help of the then Royal Nepali Army and formulated the Panchayat System by overthrowing the elected government led by B.P. Koirala and dissolving the parliament.
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