2 killed, 6 hurt in Jumla jeep accident

JUMLA: Two persons died while six others were injured in a jeep accident in Kanakasundari-6 of Jumla district on Friday.

The District Police Office has identified the victims as Dalsingh Bhandari from Pandavgupha-8 and Tilak Kafle from Pandavgupha-9 of the district.

The four-wheeler heading towards Gamgadhi of Mugu from Nagma of Kalikot had met with the accident at Haadsinja, Kanakasundari-6 this afternoon.

Meanwhile, two of the injured are said to be critical.

The incident site is 60 kilometres away from the district headquarters Khalanga and the injured are being taken to the headquarters, according to police.