Parbat teen dies after falling from moving jeep

PHALEBAS: A teen died in Phalebas of Parbat district on Monday when she fell from a moving jeep she was travelling on.

The deceased has been identified as Dharana Paudel (16), a local of Phalebas Municipality-7, who was travelling on the four-wheeler (Na 3 Cha 1074) for her school in Khanigaun, near the district headquarters Kusma, from Thanamaula.

Paudel was a student of Grade 11 at the Bhawani Bidyapith Higher Secondary School, Khanigaun.

Paudel was rushed to Pokhara for treatment from the incident site at Bayardanda, but she breathed her last on the way, said the District Police Office.

Police impounded the four-wheeler and took the driver into custody.