ACHHAM: A nine-year-old boy died after being trapped in a house that collapsed following the incessant rainfall for the last three days in Achham district.

Lal Bahadur Khadka, son of Kamal Khadka of Birpath VDC in the district died after his house collapsed yesterday night.

According to the District Police Office, Achham, Lal Bahadur died after the wall of the house fell upon him though all other members of the family managed to escape the incident.

Meanwhile, traffics to and from the rural roads in the district have been disrupted after landslides occurred in many places following the rainfall since Wednesday.