2 killed, 1 injured in tractor accident

BHOJPUR: Two persons died and another one sustained injuries when a tractor met with an accident at Patal Jungle in Chichila Rural Municipality-1 in Sankhuwasabha today.

The deceased have been identified as Laxman Gurung (24) of Khandbari Municipality-10 and Pasang Sherpa (21) and Makalu Rural Munucipality-5 in the district.

The tractor (Ko 2 Ta 5556) heading towards Noom from Khandbari lost control and met with the accident, said police.

The duo were pronounced dead upon reaching the District Hospital, informed police.

Injured Ram Kumar Darji (21) of Makalu RM-2 has been receiving treatment at the Hospital.