Poll-date by mid-October

BIRGUNJ: Municipal poll date will be announced by mid-October, chief election commissioner Keshav Raj Rajbhandari, said on Sunday. He claimed that election is possible in the municipalities. — HNS

Hubby kills wife

CHITWAN: One Dal B Lamichhane, 82, of Dibyanagar VDC-6, Chitwan, hacked his 78-year-old wife to death on Sunday and surrendered, police in Chitwan said. — HNS