Clay mound claims two in Lahan

LAHAN: A clay mound buried two women to death at Sukhipur of Siraha district on Friday.

The deceased have been identified as Sanjina Khatun (34) and Chhekani Mukhiya (34) of Sukhipur Municipality-6, police informed.

According to spokesperson and Deputy Superintendent of Police Eknarayan Koirala of the Siraha District Police Office, they were digging out the clay when mound caved in and buried them underneath.

Similarly, Ram Sunar Mukhiya (40) of the same place was injured in the incident, DSP Koirala added.