DANG — Two minors from Lamahi Municipality-11 in Dang district drowned while swimming in the Rapti River at Balarampur in Lamahi Municipality-9 in the district on Saturday.
The deceased have been identified as Ashraf Siddiqi (12) and Bablu Siddiqi (12) from the same locality, according to the District Police Office, Dang.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.