Ambulance hit kills minor in Dang

DANG: A child died in a road accident in Parseni of Dang district on Sunday night.

The deceased has been identified as Shantaram Chaudhary (13) of Bankatta in Tulasipur-6.

The child died after an ambulance heading towards Ghorahi from Tulasipur carrying a patient hit the child, according to the Area Police Office, Tulasipur.

Police said that the child had gone to see a dance performed on the occasion of Maghi festival.

Police have arrested the ambulance driver and also impounded the vehicle.