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5 more held for Tikapur incident

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Kailali police on Wednesday arrested five more persons for their alleged involvement in the murdering of seven police faculty, including SSP Laxman Neupane, and a two-year-old child on Monday. With this the number of arrestee in the incident has reached 10.

Those captured Wednesday are Madhesi Janaadhikar Forum-Democratic Kailali Area No 1’s regional chairman Ram Prasad Chaudhary, 44, Khadak Bahadur Chaudhary, 55, Ram Janam Chaudhary, 17, Prem Bahadur Chaudhary, 41, and Sundarlal Kathariya, 27.

SSP Laxman Neupane, Police Inspectors Balaram Bista and Keshab Bohara, Head Constable Laxman Khadka and policeman Lokendra Chand, APF Head Constable Lalit Saud and APF Constable Ram Bihari Tharu died on in the incident.

Meanwhile, another police head constable, Janak Neggi, who sustained serious injuries in the incident died in Kathmandu while undergoing treatment at the hospital. With his death the total number of police who died in the incident reached 9.

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Lightning strike kills woman in Saptari





RAJBIRAJ — A woman was killed when lightning struck her in the field at Bishnupur Rural Municipality-6 in Saptari district on Saturday evening.

The victim is 50-year-old Keshari Devi Yadav, wife of Shailendra Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police Mukesh Kumar Singh said. She was struck by thunderbolt while picking up lentils in the field.

Another woman, Rinku Yadav who had gone together with Keshari to harvest lentil, has been injured in the incident. She is being treated at the Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Zone Hospital at Rajbiraj.

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