DHANUSHA — A five-year old girl was allegedly raped at Lakhauri, Dhanauji Rural Municipality in Dhanusha district.
Police have taken into custody the 14-year old boy who allegedly raped the girl, Superintendent of Police, Chakra Bahadur Singh said.
The girl was taken to Janakpur Zonal Hospital where her medical tests were done. She has now been sent home after receiving treatment at the hospital.
Further investigation into the case in underway, informed SP Singh.
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.