DOLAKHA — A man died and a woman sustained critical wounds in a Khukuri attack at Mirge-5 of Chilaunekharka, Dolakha district.
The deceased has been identified as Keshav Dahal (54) and injured as his better half Sita Dahal, according to the District Police Office, Dolakha.
Police said that Amar Bahadur Tamang Lama had attacked the couple at around 6:30 am today.
Lama is on the run after the incident, police said.
The cause behind the attack is yet to be established.
Police said that they are looking into the case.
1 killed, 2 injured in Dhading truck mishap
DHADING — One person was killed while two other seriously injured when a truck fell from Hugdi Khola Bridge in Rorang-10, Benighat along the Prithvi Highway on Wednesday.
The truck (Na 5 Kha 1568) en-route to Chitwan from Kathmandu fell off the bridge to Hugdi Khola (river) on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Sher Bahadur Magar,23, of Madhya Bindu Municipality-10, according to police. Magar died on the course of treatment at a Malekhu-based hospital, informed Area Police Office, Gajuri.
Those injured in the incident are Manoj Ale 25, of Arunkhola, Nawalparasi and Megh Bahadur Gharti of Sitakganga Municipality in Arghakhanchi district have been sent to Kathmandu for further medical treatment.Follow @gorkhapost