1 killed, 5 injured in bike mishap

BIRGUNJ: A person was killed on the spot and five others were injured in a motorbike accident in Bhawanipur VDC, Parsa along Dryport bypass road on Tuesday night.

According to the Ward Police Office, Shreepur the deceased has been identified as Ranjit Kumar 17, son of Kisori Raut, a local resident of Bhawanipur VDC 4. The injured are pedestrian Ashok Patel, Rupesh Patel a local resident of Bhawanipur VDC 4 and the three bike riders.

The three riders however escaped while undergoing treatment in Narayani sub regional Hospital. The other two injured are undergoing treatment at the same hospital.

On the basis of the motorcycle license Shiv Shankar a local resident of Busdilwa has been identified as the owner of the motorbike.

The District Police Office has taken the motorbike into custody. The body has been returned to the deceased's family after the postmortem.