CHITWAN — Two persons were killed in a motorbike accident last night at Birendra block of Bharatpur Metropolitan City – 14.
According to the District Police Office, Chitwan, a bike (Na 14 Pa 882) swerved out of control and crashed at 12:15 am.
The deceased have been identified as Bharat Ramdas, 35, of Shukranagar of Bharatpur Metropolis – 24 and his son Samir Ramdas, 11.
Bharat passed away at 3 am while his son breathed his last at 4 am while undergoing treatment at the Chitwan Medical College, police said. Bharat is reported to have been drunk and the accident took place due to overspeeding.
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.