TAULIHAWA- Shyam Yadav of Kusma, Kapilvastu Municipality-9 was killed when a tractor he was traveling in met with an accident last night.
The accident occurred when the tractor (Lu 3 Ta 5216) overturned at Kushma, leaving the 40-year-old Yadav dead.
The driver has been absconding since the incident and police are searching for him. The vehicle is under the police control, Deputy Superintendent of Police, Rabi Rawal said.
Official nabbed red-handed with bribe money
MAHOTTARI— A first class non-gazatted official working at Land Revenue Office in Mahottari was held red-handed along with Rs 10,000 in bribe money.
Nayab Subba Dhak Bahadur Karki was held by a team of the anti-graft body Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Saturday afternoon. He is charged of accepting bribe money from a service seeker while managing documents in regard to land.
The CIAA Office based in Bardibas said that Karki would be booked as per the Corruption Control Act.
It is said that Nayab Subba Karki was transferred to the Mahottari Land Revenue Office just some months ago.