KATHMANDU — A pedestrian was killed on the spot after getting rammed by a speeding mini truck at Baniyatar this morning.
Rishi Ram Pandit, 35, of Byas Municipality, Tanahun and currently living in Baniyatar was struck by the mini truck at 5 am when he was walking.
The truck with registration no plate – Ba 2 Kha 5730 – rammed Pandit, a local of the area, Madhu Sudan Dhakal told the National News Agency (RSS).
The Metropolitan Police Sector, Naya Bus Park has detained the driver and impounded the vehicle, according to Dhakal. The locals are obstructing vehicular movement in Baniyatar to protest the incident.Follow @gorkhapost
Dipak Manange sent to Dilli Bazar jail
KATHMANDU — Absconding murder accused Rajib Gurung, aka Deepak Manange, who was arrested on Thursday, has been sent to Dilli Bazar jail today.
Manange,who had won the PA seat from Manang in the provincial election from Provice 4, was presented at the Kathmandu District Court and sent to Dillibazaar jail as per the court’s verdict, according to police.
The Supreme Court (SC) in January had convicted Manange in an attempted murder case and sentenced him to five years imprisonment. He was on the run since the Apex Court upheld the Patan Appellate Court’s verdict to jail him for five years in an attempted murder case.Follow @gorkhapost