KATHMANDU: Two police constables posted at Parsa District Police Office were killed after a motorcycle they were riding on was hit by a car in Gadhimai Municipality of Bara district on Friday.

Police identified the victims as Pawan Mishra (28) and Kumar Tamang (33).

The security personnel were riding on the two-wheeler (Na 2 Pa 9657) while the car (Ko 1 Cha 8766) hit it in Piluwa of Gadhimai-16 yesterday.

Both had breathed their last on the spot.

Police said Mishra was from Danauli-8 of Mahottari while Tamang was a permanent resident of Bojh-8 of Dolakha district.

Police have detained the car driver and impounded the vehicle for further investigation.