1 killed in Udayapur lightning
UDAYAPUR: One person died and other sustained critical injuries after being struck by a lightning in Udyapur district on Wednesday.
The deceased has been identified as Sangita Shrestha (23) of Bhorle, Katari Municipality-11 of the district.
According to Inspector Bikram Lama of the Area Police Office, Katari, Shrestha breathed her last on the way to the Katari Hospital.
Similarly, a 13-year-old girl was critically injured after a lightning struck her today.
Police said that the lightning struck Ashmita BK, a fifth grader at the Bhorleko Secondary School in Shukla of Katari Municipality-10, this morning.
Police said that BK is receiving treatment at the Katari Hospital.
(With inputs from Rastriya Samachar Samiti)