One killed in mishap

KAPILVASTU: One person was killed when his motorcycle crashed into a felled tree east of Gorusinge in Kapilvastu district on Friday. Ghadi Tharu, a resident of Kopawa-9 was killed in the road mishap, Gorusinge Area Police Office said. In another incident, property worth Rs 2 lakh was damaged when fire gutted the house belonging to Buddhi Bahadur Budhathoki in Jayanagar-8 in Kapilvastu district on Friday, police Inspector Lilaraj Lamichhane said.