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Negligence causes patient’s death

Pratigya Waiju



KATHMANDU—Panchakala Nath Yogi, 38 of Chhedagad Municipality-10 died after receiving treatment from Jayalaxmi Medical Shop. Her son Kishor claims that the death occurred due to the medical operator’s negligence.

According to Panchakala’s son his mother was given medicines along with three vaccines on Thursday and died on the way home from medical.

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The body has been taken to Jajarkot District Hospital for post-mortem.

According to the police the medical was sealed a year ago citing that it was operated illegally. The medical shop was operated by Tilak Bohora. Police had arrested Bohora on Friday and taken to District Police Office for further investigation.

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Two killed in accident





CHITWAN— Two people were killed and five injured in a road accident at Kurintar of Icchakamana Rural Municipality-5 today afternoon. 

The accident occurred when a tanker (Ba 1 Jha565) hit a Maruti van (Ga 2 Cha 1751) at 12:40 pm. The van was heading towards Dhading from Pokhara and the tanker was also coming in the same direction at the time of the accident, the District Police Office, Dhading stated. 

Police identified the deceased as Chandra Bahadur Nepali, around 25 years old of Kalleri, Dhading and an unidentified child. 

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Among the five people who sustained injuries in the mishap, one person is undergoing treatment at a government hospital in Bharatpur and another one at the Chitwan College of Medical Science.

It is learnt that the remaining three injured persons are being brought to Bharatpur. One among the injured is said to be in critical condition.

It is not known whether the victims were traveling in the van or tanker. The van is on the road while the tanker has fell down to the bank of the Trishuli river after the accident. 

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