PARBAT — A migrant worker from Parbat has died after being thrashed by fellow Nepali colleagues in Malaysia.
22–year–old Kishor Chhetri of Dhamilapani village of Modi rural municipality–5 of Parbat district died on Wednesday at the hands of other Nepali workers.
He was flogged with iron roads more than a week ago by four Nepali migrant workers causing serious injuries in his stomach.
Kishor died while undergoing treatment at the Putrodaya Hospital of Malaysia, according to his relative Anmol Chhetri.
His body underwent a post–mortem examination on Thursday and it will be a week before his dead body is brought to Nepal. Chhetri is the youngest son in the family who went to Malaysia for work 20 months ago. He is unmarried. His father Bhim Bahadur Chhetri is also a migrant worker.
His mother Devi Chhetri is in a traumatic state and the entire villagers are mourning the incident. Police have already arrested the four Nepali workers involved in beating Chhetri.
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.