Seven members of a family killed in landslide in Makawanpur

August 13, 2017

Hetauda (Makawanpur) : Seven members of a family at Bakaiya rural municipality died in a landslide today.
The incident took place when a landslide buried a house of Mangal Singh Nyasur of the place. The deceased are Nyasur's wife Sunmaya, daughters Maya, Hira, Sanu, Maya, sons Palmo and Bikas.

Similarly different road sections in the districts have been blocked and about dozen of settlements were inundated and affected by floods and landslides in the district. RSS

Man killed after rock falls on running vehicle

Tulasipur (Dang) : A man was killed and seven others injured when a passenger bus met with an accident after a rock fell on it at Ramari in Tulasipur Sub Metropolitan City in the district today.

Identity of the 32-year-old deceased is yet to be known. The ill-fated vehicle (Na 3 Kha 3230) was headed to Tulasipur, Dang from Rukum, according to police.

Likewise, a girl was swept away by local Hapur river at Ghorahi Sub Metropolitan City. The deceased has been identified as local resident Nirmala Batha Magar. Her body was recovered around 200 meters downstream. She was washed away while trying to cross the river on her way to her maternal home, police said. RSS