KATHMANDU — The Nepal Electricity Authority has said that no power outage exist in any part of the country except in industrial corridor.
Stating that power cuts due to technical problems cannot be called as load shedding, the NEA has said that power supply has been deducted for three hours in industrial corridors.
“Power supply sometimes faces problem due to technical problem including in transmission and distribution system, which used to take place in the past as well,” NEA Executive Director Kulman Ghising said.
The NEA is working to address them as well as soon as possible.
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.