MALEKHU — A young girl died and four others were injured after a Chitwan bound car from the capital city hit them at Gajuri in Dhading district along the Prithvi Highway on Friday morning.
Sapana Lama, 19, of Gajuri VDC-1 died after the car (Ba 5 cha 6844) hit her, the Gajuri-based Area Police Office said.
Injured persons have been taken to the healing facility while the car driver is in police custody, police informed.
Acid attack victim Samjhana Das succumbs to injury
KATHMANDU — 18-year-old Samjhana Das from Chandrapur Municipality, Rautahat who was undergoing treatment in Kathmandu for acid-burns, has died. Das, passed away at 11:40 pm on Sunday night at Kirtipur Hospital after infections spread to other parts of the body, according to hospital source.
Samjhana and her 16-year-old sister, Sushma from Chandra Municipality-6, Rautahat were attacked with acid while they were asleep on September 11 midnight.
Samjhana, whose 40 percent body parts were burnt was brought to the hospital in critical condition.
It was later revealed that their 50-year-old neighbour Ram Babu Paswan, in an act of unrequited love, had thrown on Das sisters, his primary target being the elder sister, Samjhana.
Ram Babu, the criminal in guise of a concerned neighbour, was later detained by the police based on circumstantial evidences.Follow @gorkhapost