BHOJPUR — Two members from a same family died when a landslide triggered by torrential rainfall buried a house at Taplejung Municipality-8 in the early hours of Tuesday.
The deceased have been identified as Man Kumar Tamang’s four-year-old daughter Ansu Tamang and three-year-old son Amrit Tamang.
Man Kumar’s wife Sita Tamang (30) and elder daughter Asmita Tamang (12) were critically injured in the incident, according to the District Police Office, Taplejung.
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”.