PALPA — A child, one of two missing in Kaligandaki River on Monday, found dead today.
The deceased has been identified as three-year-old Abiral Pun of Rambha rural municipality-1. Locals saw Pun’s body floating on Kaligandaki River near Siddhababa Temple.
The body has been brought to Rampur Hospital for a post-mortem. Another five-year-old Saroj Rana of the same place, who went missing along with Pun, has not been found yet. Search for Rana was underway.Follow @gorkhapost
Narayangadh-Muglin road obstructed
CHITWAN — The Narayangadh-Muglin road section has been obstructed following a landslide in Ichchhakamana Rural Municipality-6 of Chitwan district, on early Thursday morning.
The road section has been obstructed following a landslide at Tope Khola on the Narayangadh-Mugling section of the highway, the District Police Office Chitwan said.
According to police it will take five to eight hours to remove the landslide debris. Landslides are frequent on this section of the highway whenever it rains as the hill slopes on the road side have been scraped in course of the road widening works.Follow @gorkhapost