Man killed
SINDHUPALCHOWK: Twenty-seven-year-old Milan Lama, a resident of Thumpakhar VDC-6, died following a gang's attack with khukuri on Sunday night. A gang of 12 had attacked him while returning home from Timure, locals said. Milan's body was found lying in a field in Thumpakhar-8 on Monday morning. — HNS
Two buried to death
CHARIKOT: Two teenagers were killed when a mudslide buried them in Dolakha's Laduk VDC on Monday. Sanjamaya Tamang, 15, and Bhagwati BK, 18, of Bulung-7 are known to have died in the disaster. They had gone to collect clay for painting the house and were buried by a landmass above them, police said. Locals dug out the bodies. Thegu Tamang, accompanying the duo, had managed to escape the scene. — HNS
4 lakh looted from bus
DHANGADHI: An armed gang robbed a passenger bus of Rs 3.8 lakh in Godabari on the Bhimdutta Marga on Monday. The group of 12 took away 27 kilogram Yarsagumba, 1 tola gold and 5 mobile sets from the passengers. Police suspected the hand of one of the passengers in the incident. The culprits are said to have been hiding in Olani area. Police have sought the help of local residents in arresting the robbers. — HNS