KATHMANDU—The parents of Nirmala Panta 13, who was raped and murdered one and half month ago in Kanchanpur districts have come to the capital this morning seeking justice for their daughter.
Since the incident took place, they have been frequently visiting to the authorities and other investigation officials. The incident has become a great issue in the country and thousands of people have been protesting on social media and even in the street asking justice for Nirmala Panta. Till now the authorities fails to arrest the guilty.
After completing the journey of over 35 hours on a public vehicle, parents of Nirmala Panta has arrived capital this morning to draw the attention of the concerned parties.
The parents of Nirmala, father Yagya Raj of 38 and mother Durga Devi 35 are expecting to meet all the authorities including the Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli.
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.