KATHMANDU — Visiting UK Prince Henry Charles Albert David ‘Harry’ came back to the capital city Tuesday in the wake of completing his trip to Bardiya, Lamjung and Pokhara.
Head of Army Staff, Rajendra Chhetri, received the UK Prince at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). On the occasion, he gifted a ‘Khukuri’ on behalf of the Nepal Army to Prince Harry who arrived here last Saturday on his five-day visit coinciding with the bicentenary of the establishment of Nepal-Britain diplomatic relations.
Khukuri is taken as a weapon symbolizing bravery of the Gorkhalis. On the occasion, Prince Harry admired the NA for its performance and thanked for its support and cooperation during his Nepal visit.
The NA has said the meeting between the Britain’s Prince and its chief would help further consolidate the bilateral ties.
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