NUWAKOT — A man of Dandagaun village in Uttargaya Rural Municipality-2, Rasuwa, was found dead in Nuwakot district 40 days after he went missing.
The dead body of Chokta Tamang was recovered from Trishuli Hydropower Dam of the Trishuli River in Bidur Municipality-7, Nuwakot.
Police Inspector Lal Babu Shah confirmed that Tamang’s dead body was recovered on Tuesday exactly 40 days after he was missing.
Tamang, 57, had gone missing on his way to a water mill (Ghatta) to grind maize in the village. Reasons behind his death are awaited.
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.