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Elderly man dies after casting vote

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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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Warm clothes provided to elderly, disabled people of Gorkha

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GORKHA- Warm clothes have been distributed to elderly and disabled people at Bhimsen Thapa Rural Municipality-7 in the district.

The rural municipality provided clothes including blankets to 217 elderly people and 23 people with disabilities within the ward. The clothes distribution aims to help the people overcome chilling cold, said the ward chairperson Narayan Shrestha.

“Many people affected by the earthquake of April, 2015 have been living in temporary shelters. Mostly elderly and disabled people have been affected by cold. So the clothes we have provided will give a relief to them,” he said.

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