DANG — A woman was attacked with acid at Ghorahi, Dang on Thursday night.
According to a District Police Office, Dang, two unidentified persons have hurled an acid to a woman, identified as Rita Chaudhary, 32, of Ghorahi municipality-2 of the district.
Chaudhary has sustained chemical burns to the left side of her face and neck, informed DPO. Chaudhary has been taken to Kohalpur-based Teaching hospital after receiving primary treatment at Ghorahi-based Rapti Sub-resional Hospital.
The assailants are yet to be identified and a search is underway to nab the perpetrators, said District Police Chief SP Kuber Kathyat.Follow @gorkhapost
13 injured after truck rams two buses
CHITWAN — At least 13 persons were injured when a truck rammed two passenger buses heading towards Pyuthan and Birgunj from Kathmandu at Nau Kilo area this morning.
Three among the injured are reported to be in critical condition. The accident took place at 3:20 am at Ichhakamana rural municipality–6, according to District Police Office, Chitwan.
The Pyuthan–bound bus (Na 4 Kha 6591) and Birgunj–bound bus (Na 7 Kha 5023) were rammed by a truck (Lu 1 Kha 5294) en route to Pokhara from Bhairahawa.
Among the injured 12 are from the Pyuthan – bound bus including its driver and the truck driver. Two are undergoing treatment at the Chitwan Medical College while 11 are being treated at the Purano Medical College.
The truck driver Krishna Chaudhary, 41, from Chiruri of Kapilvastu, Sabidevi Gharti Magar, 60, of Khalanga of Pyuthan and Pabitra Gharti Magar, 27, of Naugiritar of Pyuthan are in critical condition.Follow @gorkhapost