DANG — A biker died and a pillion rider sustained wounds after a tractor hit a motorbike they were riding on at Banskot in the district on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Nar Bahadur Giri (37) of Saingha VDC-1 and of the district.
The mishap occurred when the tractor (Ra 1 Ta 1427) heading towards Rolpa from the district hit the bike (Ra 1 Pa 5298) early today.
Injured pillion rider Khem Bahadur Bhandari (22) of Saingha VDC is undergoing treatment at the Ghorahi Hospital.
Police said that the driver of the vehicle fled the scene following the incident. Police,however, said that they have managed to nab the helper of the tractor.
Govt to present its policies and programmes Monday
KATHMANDU — The government is preparing to present its policies and programs for the fiscal year 2018/19 at the Federal Parliament on Monday.
According to Joint Spokesperson at the Federal Parliament Secretariat Keshav Aryal, all preparations are over for the release of the government policies and programs to be made by the President Bidya Devi Bhandari from New Baneshwor-based Federal Parliament Building at 4:00 pm Monday.
President Bhandari would unveil the government policies and programs for the first time in the joint meeting of the Federal Parliament after the promulgation of the new constitution.
As per the constitution, the President can address any of the House meeting or the joint meeting of the Federal Parliaments and summon the lawmakers for their presence.
Vice President, top leaders of different political parties, high-ranking government officials, chiefs of the constitutional bodies, chiefs of the security bodies and chiefs of the diplomatic missions in Nepal are invited for the program.Follow @gorkhapost