Elderly killed

Rajbiraj, July 9:

A 65-year-old Indian national, Budhan Miya, was killed after he was run down by a truck in Saptari’s Bharadaha village development committee along Mahendra highway on Wednesday.

Miya, a resident of Kamalpur gram panchayat of Bihar was heading to Kanchanpur from Hanumannagar.

Following the incident, infuriated locals obstructed traffic on the highway for five hours.