Two killed in assorted accidents in Dang

KATHMANDU: A man died and five others were seriously injured when a jeep met with an accident at Shreegaun of Lamahi in Dang district on Friday.

The identity of the deceased has not been ascertained yet, police said.

Police said the accident occurred after the driver lost control over the jeep (Bhe 1 Cha 1089).

All the injured are being treated at the Medical College in Kohalpur.

Tractor driver dies

In another accident on Saturday, Sukaram Chaudhary (44) of Dhanauli in Dang died when a tractor (Ra 1 Ta 1082) he was driving met with an accident.

Chaudhary was on his way to Radi Bazaar from Solwang in Musikot when the tractor fell some 100 metres below the road this morning.

Police Inspector Thaman Bahadur Rajali said the tractor was loaded with cement sacks.