3 die in road mishaps

BARA: At least three persons, including a minor, were killed in separate road mishaps in the district on Tuesday. Two persons died when a passenger bus heading to Hetauda from Pathalaiya hit a motorcycle near a bridge of Amlekhgunj. Both of them succumbed to their injuries while undergoing treatment at a local health facility. One of the deceased has been identified as Milan Lama of Amlekhgunj-2 while identity of another man is still unknown, said Bigyan Basnet, inspector at District Police Office. In another fatal accident, three-year-old Suraj Raut of Nijgarh-9, was killed when a tractor ran over him at Bakaiya stream near Nijgarh.