KATHMANDU: Police on Tuesday arrested an Indian national with 500 gram undeclared gold from Tribhuvan International Airport. The suspect has been identified as Pola Bhikna Kadegiya, 29, bearing an Indian passport (8049971). Police said he had arrived in Kathmandu on a FlyDubai plane from Dubai.

Motorcyclist killed

KATHMANDU: A biker died and pillion rider sustained critical injuries after a tipper truck hit their motorcycle in Jadibuti on Tuesday. Critically injured biker Shyam Deshar, 26, of Kandaghari and pillion rider Shanti Khadgi, 30, of Banasthali were rushed to Civil Service Hospital, Minbhawan, for treatment. Deshar died while undergoing treatment. Police have impounded the tipper truck and arrested its driver for investigation.

Quake-injured dies

KATHMANDU: A 35-year-old woman, who was critically injured in the April 25 earthquake, died in course of treatment at Manmohan Hospital, Kirtipur, on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Ritu Pandey of Nagarkot-9, Bhaktapur. At least 8,880 people were killed and 22,309 others were injured in the earthquakes of April and May. More than 3,000 injured are still receiving treatments in various hospitals.