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Elderly man dies after casting vote




PALPA — An elderly man died shortly after casting his ballot at Daraithati polling center in Rampur Municipality-6 in Palpa this morning.

Local Jhula Bahadur Kumal, 80, an asthma patient, collapsed at 11:30 am shortly after he had left the polling center for his home, according to ward chair Humnath Neupane.

He had reached the polling center with his son to vote in today’s elections (second phase) to the House of Representatives and State Assemblies taking place in 45 districts.

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Woman died in scooter collision

Pratigya Waiju



KATHMANDU—A woman in Gaindakot of Nawalparasi died after the scooter she was riding on collided with another scooter on Monday night.

According to the police, the incident occurred when the scooter (Na 41 Pa 2675) and scooter (Na 18 Pa 1246) collided head- on in Bhrikuti Chok yesterday.

Police identified the deceased as Anisha Rana Magar 26 of Gunjanagar, Chitwan.

Immediately, she was taken to New Medical College, but died in course of treatment.

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