PHIDIM — The Panchthar District Court has sentenced 10-year in prison to a man accused of murdering his own wife and dumping the body into a potato farm in Phidim Municipality-3 in the district.
A single bench of District Judge Manoj Kumar KC convicted Dick Bahadur Mukihya and sent to the Panchthar Prison for the execution of sentence on Tuesday.
Dick Bahadur, on February 17, 2018, had murdered his wife Gamaya Mukhiya (42) and buried her body into a nearby potato farm. After murdering his wife, Mukhiya went to the police station and filed a missing report of his wife, police said.
Police suspected suspicious activities of Mukhiya, who was staying at home after murdering of his wife and filing an FIR (First Information Report) at the police station, was subsequently arrested on March 4.
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.