Two people die in separate incidents in Chitwan

Two people died in separate incidents triggered by incessant rain in a hilly VDC in Chitwan district on Wednesday.

According to the District Police Office Chitwan, Aruna Chepang, six, daughter of Hari Bahadur Chepang of Kaule VDC-7 died after a landslide buried their house early this morning.

Superintendent of Police, Sahakul Bahadur Thapa said the incident took place at 1:00 am.

Similarly, Suk Bahadur Chepang, 28, of Kaule VDC-6 died after he was swept away by a swollen Taisibung rivulet while crossing it on Wednesday night.

Chief District Officer, Binod Prakash Singh, said hilly villages including Padampur, Shaktikhor and Kaule as well as Bachhauli have been affected by flood . RSS

Source: eKantipur