Mishap kills youth


A youth was killed after he fell off the roof of a moving bus (Ba 1 Kha 7983) bound for Kathmandu from Dolalghat at a bend near Chittapole of Bhaktapur district along the Araniko Highway on Friday. Another youth was injured in the incident. Chunablal Lama, 21, of Madankundari VDC-1 of Kavre district died undergoing treatment at the Shir Memorial Hospital, Dhulikhel. Nava Raj Gautam, 21, of Gothpani VDC, who was also on the roof of the bus, was critically injured, the Gothpani area police office said. Gautam is undergoing treatment at the Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu, police added.