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Woman charred to death in Rautahat

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RAUTAHAT — A woman was charred to death at Fatuwa Tole in Jhunkhunuwa VDC of Rautahat district on Sunday.

The deceased has been identified as 45-year-old Jamila Khatun of the district.

The episode happened when she was sleeping at her room at around 3 am, according to the District Police Office, Rautahat.

The body has been sent to the District Hospital for after death.

Local people had informed police after they saw the room of Khatun completely engulfed on fire. Later, police personnel and local people splashed the fire.

Police said that they are investigating into the case.

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Over 20,000 drivers taken action through CCTV monitoring





KATHMANDU— The Metropolitan Traffic Police Division (MTPD) has effectively launched monitoring of vehicles plying on the road through close circuit (CC) camera in Kathmandu valley.

Traffic Police are keeping a close watch on drivers to check whether they are following the traffic rules or not.

A total of 20,024 drivers of various vehicles faced action based on such monitoring. The police begun this bid since 2073 BS and it has become effective so far, said SSP Basanta Panta of the Traffic Division.

Most of the cases were related to violation of the traffic lane and driving on ‘one way’ roads, he added.

The police are monitoring the traffic activities through 460 close circuit cameras installed at the Division Office, Ranipokhari.

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