BHAKTAPUR — The Secondary Education Examination (SEE) of Grade 10 has started from Thursday morning. The SEE has started across the nation from 8:00 am this morning.
The Office of the Controller of the Examination, Sanothimi, has said that a total of 485, 586 students registered for the exams.
Some 64,762 human resources have been deployed to hold the SEE in a peaceful manner. The examination will be conducted in 1,956 exam centers across the country from 8 am to 11 pm.
Examinations Controller Ambika Prasad Regmi said employees and security personnel required for the SEE have already reached examination centres on Wednesday itself.
The SEE under general stream would run till March 31 while the exam under technical stream will end on April 3.
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.