NAWALPARASI — The Rhino Conservation Gold Cup Men’s Football Championship, the tournament with the highest prize money outside Kathmandu valley, kicks off at Kolhuwa of Nawalparasi from today.
The championship will take place until November 11 from today. Altogether 12 teams including the team representing the organizers will play in the tournament.
All the teams except the team from the organizers’ side are ‘A division’ teams. The Nanda Bhauju Consumers Committee is organizing the championship with the goal of rhino conservation.
The winning team will bag Rs 525 thousand 555 and the first runner-up team Rs 250 thousand 555.Follow @gorkhapost
Two killed, 32 injured in road accident
PARASI— At least two people died and other 32 were injured when a commuter bus met with an accident at Bhumahi of Nawalparasi-West along the East-West Highway this morning.
The Kakadbhitta-bound bus (Na 5 Kha 1096) from Mahendranagar met with an accident nearby traffic police office.
One of the deceased has been identified as Lokendra Bahadur Karki, 33, and another dead is yet to be identified, shared Alok BK, Police Inspector at Area Police Office, Sunawal.
The injured are being treated at different local hospitals.Follow @gorkhapost