KATHMANDU — Former General Administration Minister and CPN-UML leader Lalbabu Pandit was admitted to the Civil Service Hospital on Sunday evening for hypertension and diabetes, said Pandit’s associate Osim Alam.
He informed that a team of doctors led by Dr Bimal Thapa have been monitoring leader Pandit’s health.
Aide Alam further informed that leader Pandit was suffering from eye problem as well and he would stay at the hospital for a week for eye surgery.
According to Alam, Pandit would undergo the surgery after his blood pressure and diabetes came into normalcy.
7 injured in Dhading truck-microbus collision
DHADING — Seven passengers were injured after a microbus and a truck collided head-on at Baireni in Galchhi rural municipality-6, Dhading on Thursday morning.
The cement loaded truck(Na 5 Kha 7386) en route to Kathmandu from Gajuri collided with the microbus(Ga 1 Kha 2966) coming from Pokhara from Kathmandu.
Driver of microbus along with other six have sustained injuries. Other injured are Ramendra Bishwokarma and Purna Kumari Gurung of Syangja, Aasha Gurung, Aarapi Gurung and Bibek Poudel of Kathmandu, Anju Chaudhary of Kaski and Suman Gurung of Lamjung, according to Area Police Office, Gajuri.Follow @gorkhapost