7 yo found dead in Khotang

KHOTANG: A body of a seven-year-old boy, who went missing since August 7, was found floating in a river at Kopilasagadhi Rural Municipality-5 in the northern rim of the district.

Deceased Robin Rai was spotted by the fishermen in the local Taap River.

They immediately informed the police and the body has been taken to the Dikktel District Hospital for a post-mortem, said police.

The boy had gone for fishing with his friends when he slipped over a stone and disappeared into the river.

His family had been searching for him ever since.