Lightning kills 2 in Udaypur

UDAYPUR: A woman and her infant son were killed and and three others were injured when lightning struck them at Supade, Toksila VDC 8 in Udaypur district at 5 am on Tuesday.

The deceased have been identified as Asha Kuwar and her three year old son Laxman Kuwar. Asha's two other sons Hari Bahadur and Dhan Bahadur Kuwar were injured along with another unidentified person.

According to the police, the injured are undergoing treatment at BP Koirala Institute of Medical Sciences in Dharan.