KATHMANDU — A man died while demolishing an old house in Chabahil of Capital city on Wednesday.
The deceased has been identified as Mohan Mahato (30) of Rautahat district, according to the Metropolitan Police Circle Gaushala.
Mahato was demolishing the house close Ganeshthan of Chabahil when one of the pillars of the house crushed him at around 3:30 pm yesterday, police said.
Mahato inhaled his last on the way while being rushed to the Helping Hands Community Hospital in Chabahil, said police.Follow @gorkhapost
Over 20,000 drivers taken action through CCTV monitoring
KATHMANDU— The Metropolitan Traffic Police Division (MTPD) has effectively launched monitoring of vehicles plying on the road through close circuit (CC) camera in Kathmandu valley.
Traffic Police are keeping a close watch on drivers to check whether they are following the traffic rules or not.
A total of 20,024 drivers of various vehicles faced action based on such monitoring. The police begun this bid since 2073 BS and it has become effective so far, said SSP Basanta Panta of the Traffic Division.
Most of the cases were related to violation of the traffic lane and driving on ‘one way’ roads, he added.
The police are monitoring the traffic activities through 460 close circuit cameras installed at the Division Office, Ranipokhari.Follow @gorkhapost