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Speaker Gharti leaves for UK

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KATHMANDU — Speaker Onsari Gharti has left here for the United Kingdom for a five-day official visit on Saturday.

She was invited by the UK parliament on the occasion of the bi-centenary of Nepal-UK bilateral ties.

Talking to the media persons at Tribhuvan Airport before takeoff, Speaker Gharti said her visit would reinforce relations between the parliaments of Nepal and the UK.

Speaker Gharti is scheduled to meet her counterpart there.

She further informed that she will soon call parliament meeting after returning home.

The delegation comprises chief whips of Nepali Congress Chinkaji Shrestha, CPN (UML) Bhanu Bhakta Dhakal, UCPN (Maoist) Hitraj Pandey and Rastriya Prajatantra Party’s Dilnath Giri.

Similarly, other members are General Secretary of the Parliament Secretariat Manohar Bhattarai and Secretary Mukunda Prasad Sharma.

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Lightning strike kills woman in Saptari

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RAJBIRAJ — A woman was killed when lightning struck her in the field at Bishnupur Rural Municipality-6 in Saptari district on Saturday evening.

The victim is 50-year-old Keshari Devi Yadav, wife of Shailendra Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police Mukesh Kumar Singh said. She was struck by thunderbolt while picking up lentils in the field.

Another woman, Rinku Yadav who had gone together with Keshari to harvest lentil, has been injured in the incident. She is being treated at the Gajendra Narayan Singh Sagarmatha Zone Hospital at Rajbiraj.

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