A head constable of Nepal Police who sustained serious wounds during a clash with demonstrators in Mainapokhar of Bardiaya district on Friday, has died while experiencing treatment.
Constable Dev Bahadur Pandey was seriously injured to his knee and died on his way to Nepalgunj for medical treatment on Friday.
Constable Pandey was attacked by a sharp weapon and was being taken to a medical facility in Nepalgunj after a huge loss of blood, according to Banke DSP Basanta Panta.
Constable Pandey’s body is being kept in Nepalgunj medical college.
The incident occurred when the demonstrators including cadres of the parties demanding Tharuhat province obstructed and attempted to set two long-distance passenger buses that were on police escort to their destinations on fire.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.