KATHMANDU — President of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Tuesday expressed his grief over the demise of innocent Nepalis who were killed in Monday’s suicide attack in Kabul.
President Ghani also wished fast recovery of those injured in the attack said they were given priority in treatment while talking with President Bidhya Devi Bhandari over telephone on Tuesday evening, according to a statement issued by assistant Spokesperson at the Office of the President Dhruba Raj Acharya.
Acharya stated that President Bhandari thanked President Ghani for his concern and said she believed the Afghan government would arrange for the security of Nepalis living there.
President Bhandari also said Nepal condemns all forms of terrorist acts and is with Afghanistan in its fight against terrorism.Follow @gorkhapost
1 killed, 2 injured in Dhading truck mishap
DHADING — One person was killed while two other seriously injured when a truck fell from Hugdi Khola Bridge in Rorang-10, Benighat along the Prithvi Highway on Wednesday.
The truck (Na 5 Kha 1568) en-route to Chitwan from Kathmandu fell off the bridge to Hugdi Khola (river) on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Sher Bahadur Magar,23, of Madhya Bindu Municipality-10, according to police. Magar died on the course of treatment at a Malekhu-based hospital, informed Area Police Office, Gajuri.
Those injured in the incident are Manoj Ale 25, of Arunkhola, Nawalparasi and Megh Bahadur Gharti of Sitakganga Municipality in Arghakhanchi district have been sent to Kathmandu for further medical treatment.Follow @gorkhapost