BIRGUNJ —The District Administration Office, Parsa, has continued the indefinite curfew in Birgunj Tuesday also considering the security sensitivities. The indefinite curfew was clamped from 3 pm yesterday.
According to Chief District Officer, Keshav Raj Ghimire, the curfew was imposed in Bypass, Naya Bus Park, Powerhouse Chowk, Radhemai, Adarshanagar, Ranighat and Chhapkaiya ranges and from Shankaracharyadwar to Inarwa, Adarshanagar and Chapkaiya areas of Birgunj untill further notice.
The Administration had imposed the curfew on Monday to take the situation under control which was weakened after clashes broke out between security personnel and cadres of the United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF).
An Indian national was killed in police firing during the clash.Follow @gorkhapost
Two died and eight injured in accident
KATHMANDU—Today morning, Two died and eight injured when the microbus (Ba 3 Kha 4042) and minibus (Lu 1 Kha 4194) collided each other in Myagade Rural Municipality-4 of Tanahu district.
Police has identified the deceased as Chija Kumari Batas of 50 and Saraswati Kunawar of 35.
The injured passengers of Microbus are identified as microbus driver Tul Bahadur BK, Sabila Khan Namuk Miya, Chandra Bhandari, Bindu Maya Thapa, Kamala Sura and Satyakala Neupane.
The cause of the accident is not identified yet.Follow @gorkhapost