Cold claims one in Lalitpur

KATHMANDU: An elderly man has died of extreme cold in the Capital today.

Police said Tikaram Karanjit (70) of Olakhu Mangalbazaar, Lalitpur district, currently residing in Saraswati Pati, Mangal Bazaar succumbed to the plummeting cold.

Further investigation into the incident is being carried out, said police.