2 injured as bike hits child in Bhaktapur

KATHMANDU: Two persons were injured when a motorcycle hit a child in Changunarayan-14 of Duwakot in Bhaktapur district on Wednesday.

The injured have been identified as Gems Chaudhary (9) of Sunsari, Biratnagar, currently residing at Duwakot and pillion rider Basanta Rokka (20) of Khadka Tole, Duwakot.

Aashish Rokka (29) was riding the two-wheeler (Ba 74 Pa 2932) when the incident occurred, police said.

Both the injured have been taken to the B&B Hospital in Gwarko of Lalitpur for treatment. However, the condition of child is said to be critical.

Police said that they have impounded the bike and arrested its rider further investigation.