SARLAHI- Two minors died in separate incidents in Sarlahi district on Wednesday night.
Seven-year-old Nishant Shah of Brahmapuri Rural Municipality-10 in the district suffered an electric shock while attempting to illuminate his house on the occasion of Dipawali festival, according to the District Police Office (DPO), Sarlahi.
Similarly, 12-year-old Dhanik Lal Raya died when a bus where he was sleeping caught fire at Brahmapuri Rural Muncipality-7 in the district. Raya had slept inside the bus with a burning candle.
Official nabbed red-handed with bribe money
MAHOTTARI— A first class non-gazatted official working at Land Revenue Office in Mahottari was held red-handed along with Rs 10,000 in bribe money.
Nayab Subba Dhak Bahadur Karki was held by a team of the anti-graft body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Saturday afternoon. He is charged of accepting bribe money from a service seeker while managing documents in regard to land.
The CIAA Office based in Bardibas said that Karki would be booked as per the Corruption Control Act.
It is said that Nayab Subba Karki was transferred to the Mahottari Land Revenue Office just some months ago.