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NA defuses powerful pressure cooker bomb in Saptari

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RAJBIRAJ — A bomb disposal squad of the Nepal Army (NA) has defused a pressure cooker bomb planted near the office of Armed Police Force (APF) in Saptari along the Rajbiraj-Kunauli road section on Tuesday morning.

The pressure cooker bomb was recovered from a field near the APF office. Police said that the bomb was was prepared using RDX by the cadres of Netra Bikram Chand-led Communist Party of Nepal.

Earlier, police had arrested two cadres of NCP with a remote control from Nahar Chok. Based on the duo’s information, police searched the bomb and a bomb disposal team of the Nepal Army searched the IED and defused it.

Police have also seized a remote control to be used in detonating the explosives put inside a five-liter pressure cooker. The two are being interrogated for their alleged crime.

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Six including parents of groom killed in Dang road accident

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DANG- Six persons including the parents of a newlywed boy died on the spot after the two vehicles collided head on at Rihar of Lamahi Municipality-9 in Dang district at 1:45 am today.

According to police, a Scorpio Jeep (Ba 12 Cha 3122) heading to Shumshergunj of Banke district from Gitanagar in Chitwan and a bus (Na 5 Kha 4090) on its route to Kathmandu from Mahendranagar collided, killing six people on the spot and injuring two others.

The deceased have been identified as the parents of bridegroom Man Bahadur KC, 53, and Bimala, 45, of Raptisonari Rural Municipality-8 in Banke district, according to the chief of Dang District Police Office, Bel Bahadur Pandey.

Likewise, Bishwanath Adhikari, 49, Prabin KC, 5, Dipak Kumar Khadka, 31, and Dutta Bahadur Khatri, 78, also died in the incident. Jeep driver and next one have sustained injuries in the incident and are receiving medical treatment at Kohalpur Medical College, according to police.

Police shared that the newlywed bride and groom were travelling in another vehicle.

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