BAGLUNG — A man has killed his wife over a family dispute at Pandavkhani-9 in the district recently.
Nabin Bahadur Pun (29) hacked his wife Gautami Pun (33) over the family spat, police said.
Pun had attacked his wife in the neck with a sickle, inflicting fatal injury on her. She died on the way to a local health post at Hatiya, it has been learned.
Nabin has confessed to the killing under the influence of alcohol, said police.
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