BANKE — A person has shot his wife to death at Daduwa Rural Municipality in Banke district on Thursday.
Sanjay Kumar Verma, 30, of Bankatti, Daduwa Rural Municipality-2 in the district shot his wife, Shanti Verma, 28, with a licensed 12-bore-gun yesterday midnight following a heated argument,according to the police.
Shanti, who had received two bullet wounds, breathed her last at her house where she was shot.
Police have arrested Verma and started investigatin into the case.
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.