KHOTANG — Two people were killed after they struck by a lightening in different places of Khotang on Wednesday evening.
The lightning struck Sombar Bahadur Dahal, 65, from Solma Okharbot of Majhauwagadi municipality-2 and Balkumari Khatri, 65, from Ratanchaka of Sakela Rural Municipality, according to police.
Dahal, who was fatally injured in the incident, breathed last on the way to the hospital while Khatri died on the spot, informed locals.
Khatri’s husband Prem Bahadur Khatri sustained injuries in the incident. He is undergoing treatment at local hospital, informed Area police.
The dead bodies were brought to District Hospital, Diktel for post-mortem, informed police.Follow @gorkhapost
Dipak Manange sent to Dilli Bazar jail
KATHMANDU — Absconding murder accused Rajib Gurung, aka Deepak Manange, who was arrested on Thursday, has been sent to Dilli Bazar jail today.
Manange,who had won the PA seat from Manang in the provincial election from Provice 4, was presented at the Kathmandu District Court and sent to Dillibazaar jail as per the court’s verdict, according to police.
The Supreme Court (SC) in January had convicted Manange in an attempted murder case and sentenced him to five years imprisonment. He was on the run since the Apex Court upheld the Patan Appellate Court’s verdict to jail him for five years in an attempted murder case.Follow @gorkhapost