New york—Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has a meeting with Ekaterina Zaharieva, Deputy Prime Minister for Judicial Reform and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, on Tuesday.
Both ministers have arrived here in New York to attend the 73rd United Nations General Assembly.
During the meeting matters of bilateral interest and concern were discussed. Government of Nepal senior officials, Foreign Secretary Shankar Das Bairagi, Foreign Affairs Ministry spokesman and Joint secretary Bharat Raj Poudel were also present in the occasion.
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.