Two killed in mishap
SIRAHA: Two persons were killed in a road accident at Padariyachowk-1 in Lahan along the east-west highway on Friday. The accident occurred when a commuter bus heading towards Sirah hit a motorbike. According to the ward police office, the deceased are identified Saroj Chaudhari and Ramesh Chaudhari. The bus driver and his helper have been absconding after the accident. The police have taken the bus and the motorbike under control.
Private colleges shut
Biratnagar: Protesting that their teachers are teaching in the private colleges, thereby messing up the teaching learning activities in the government colleges, the students of Mahendra Morang Campus shut all the private colleges in Biratnagar on Friday. Student leader Nabin Mishra said, "We shut the colleges as the teachers are teaching in the private colleges." The agitating students have threatened to continue their protest until the teachers resume classes in the campus regularly.