Man found dead on Hanumante bank

KATHMANDU: A man was found dead, hanging from a tree, on a bank of the Hanumante stream in Anantalingeshwor Municipality-12 of Bhaktapur district on Wednesday.

The deceased has been identified as Chhabi Lal Pokharel (60) of Thulo Byasi-7 of Syangja, informed Shekhar Khanal, spokesperson of the Bhaktapur Metropolitan Police Range.

The deceased was currently residing in Gyaneshwor of Kathmandu.

Khanal further said that the body has been sent to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital for autopsy.

Further investigation would continue after the autopsy, according to police.

(With inputs from the Rastriya Samachar Samiti)