RASUWA — A landslide at Gosainkunda rural municipality-2, Timure of Rasuwa has claimed at least two lives and injured nine are injured in others on Saturday night.
The deceased have been identified as Ramesh Kaprola, 22 of Hetauda sub-metropolitan city-11 and 50-year-old Bhim Roka of Bhume rural municipality-9 , Rukum, according to police.
Jagdish Roka of Bhume rural municipality-2, Tekman Budha, 30, Prakash Bhatta, 30, of Krishnapur municipality-1, Deu Bahadur Budha, 29, of Thawang rural municipality-2, Lok Bahadur Gharti Magar, 25, of Ghumkhor rural municipality-10, Surkhet, Jamindra Roka, 29, of Newang rural municipality-2, Rolpa, Kamal Shahi, 30, of Baghcharu municipality-9, Salyan and Manoj Pun, 21, of Khawang rural municipality-2, Rukum and a Chinese national M R Ithyo are injured in the incident.
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.