ITAHARI — A regional security meeting has started at Itahari-based Baraha Brigade, Pakali, today in presence of Minister for Home Affairs, Shakti Bahadur Basnet.
Extensive discussion regarding overall security situation as well as that of eastern Nepal, and security measures to be adopted in future would be held in the meeting, it is learnt.
District-level reports regarding different issues including impact of the unannounced border blockade and inconvenience caused as a result of the Madhes agitation would be presented in the meeting.
Secretary at the Home Ministry Narayan Gopal Malegu, Inspector General of Police Upendra Kanta Aryal, Armed Police Force Inspector General Koshraj Onta, and Chief at the National Investigation Department Dilip Regmi are participating in the meeting.
Similarly, Regional Administrator Rajendra Nepal, Major General at the Nepal army Eastern Regional Headquarters Hari Bahadur Basnet, Eastern Regional Police Chief DIG Madhav Raj Joshi, chief district officers of Tarai and hilly districts of eastern Nepal, district chiefs of Nepal Police, Nepal army and APF and officers at National Investigation Department are also present in the meeting.
Two died and eight injured in accident
KATHMANDU—Today morning, Two died and eight injured when the microbus (Ba 3 Kha 4042) and minibus (Lu 1 Kha 4194) collided each other in Myagade Rural Municipality-4 of Tanahu district.
Police has identified the deceased as Chija Kumari Batas of 50 and Saraswati Kunawar of 35.
The injured passengers of Microbus are identified as microbus driver Tul Bahadur BK, Sabila Khan Namuk Miya, Chandra Bhandari, Bindu Maya Thapa, Kamala Sura and Satyakala Neupane.
The cause of the accident is not identified yet.Follow @gorkhapost