HETAUDA — Nepali Congress (NC) President Sher Bahadur Deuba and Province 3’s Chief Minister Dormani Poudel held a meeting here this morning.
During the meeting, leader the former Prime Minister has urged the Chief Minister not to shift the province capital from Hetauda to other location. Hetauda was announced the provisional capital of Province 3 by the erstwhile government headed by Deuba.
Likewise, leader Deuba and a delegation comprising House of Representatives member from Hetauda, Birodh Khatiwada, and District Coordination Committee Makwanpur’s chief Raghunath Khanal held a meeting today and discussed the issues relating to the province temporary capital and district’s development.
Meanwhile, the NC President today laid foundation stone of a temple of God Shiva to be constructed at Sanopokhara of Hetauda Sub Metropolis-5 with people’s support.
According to social worker Madhav Parajuli, the Hindu temple is going to be constructed at a cost of around Rs 1.1 million donated by the locals.
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.