KASKI — Mortal remains of seven victims of deadly Tara Air plane crash that took place in Solighoptebhir of Myagdi on Wednesday are yet to be recognized.
The Kaski District Police Office said bodies of only 16 among 23 victims have been identified so far.
Emergency workers on Thursday identified 14 of the 23 passengers and crew while two more were recognised Friday.
According to police, bodies of Captain Roshan Manandhar, Co-pilot Dikesh Nemkul, Air Hostess Roma Raut, Balkrishna Niure, Raj Kumar Tamang, Dolma Tshiring Sherpa, Rewati Prasad Baral, Kamala Thakali and her six-month-old son, Moti Bahadur KC and Kuwaiti national Ralrashed Ahamad were identified on Thursday.
Mortal remains of Dil Kumari Gauchan, Phenjong Gurung, Laxmi Hirachan, Lepsang Lama, Devi Jang Gurung, Kanchha Pariyar and Chinese national Mak Siu Ying are not recognized yet. Police said the bodies have been sent to Kathmandu for DNA tests.Follow @gorkhapost
Two died and eight injured in accident
KATHMANDU—Today morning, Two died and eight injured when the microbus (Ba 3 Kha 4042) and minibus (Lu 1 Kha 4194) collided each other in Myagade Rural Municipality-4 of Tanahu district.
Police has identified the deceased as Chija Kumari Batas of 50 and Saraswati Kunawar of 35.
The injured passengers of Microbus are identified as microbus driver Tul Bahadur BK, Sabila Khan Namuk Miya, Chandra Bhandari, Bindu Maya Thapa, Kamala Sura and Satyakala Neupane.
The cause of the accident is not identified yet.Follow @gorkhapost