Entrepreneur, 35, goes missing in Pokhara

KATHMANDU: Nearly two weeks after the missing senior officer at Pokhara Metropolis was found dead along Seti River, another man living in Pokhara is suspected to have jumped into the river.

35-year-old Phadindra Dhungana of Machhapuchre Rural Municipality, Dhital has gone missing since Saturday evening.

After finding Dhungana’s scooter parked unattended near Seti river bridge in Sanghu, Police have initiated a search operation suspecting that he jumped into the river.

A search and rescue team of Nepal Police and Armed Police force have been searching for Dhungana since Sunday morning, Spokesperson at District Police Office, Kaski, Rabindra Gurung said.

Dhungana’s scooter and trampled grass along the bridge have led the police to suspect that Dhungana who runs a shop near City Hall, Pokhara, jumped in the river from the spot.