DHANKUTA — At least five persons were injured after lightning struck them at Dandabazaar-7 of the district on Saturday.
The injured have been identified as Mohan Khapangi, Bharat Kumari Bajagain, Sharmila Limbu, Kopila Bishwakarma and Asim Bishwakarma of the same place, police said.
They are undergoing treatment at the Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, according to police.
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”.