KANCHANPUR — Police nabbed an Indian national with banned Indian currency notes from Belauri municipality-8.
Acting on a special tip off, police arrested Satman Singh, 55, a resident of Pilibhit Gram Rajapuri Thana of India, with banned Indian notes on Sunday evening.
Deputy Superintendant of Police (DSP) Krishna Raj Ojha at District Police Office, Kanchanpur shared that the police recovered 200,000 Indian Currency notes with the denomination Rs 500.
Investigation into the incident is underway, police informed.
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.