DAMAULI: Six persons have sustained injuries in a jeep accident that took place in Dharapani of Shuklagandaki Municipality-7 in Tanahun district on Friday night. The jeep (Ga 1 Ja 5691) was headed towards Dulegauda from Damauli when the incident occurred. Among the injured are driver Bikash Shahi (31) of Shuklagandaki-5, Rana Bahadur Thapa (64) of Shuklagandaki-11, Khadak Bahadur Bhatta Chhetri (64), Sujan Thapa (25), Om Thapa (30). According to Tanahun District Police Office, Om Thapa is a police personnel at Belchautara-based Area Police Office. It has been learnt that two of the injured are in critical condition. The critically injured are undergoing treatment at a health facility in Pokhara while the others are receiving treatment in Dulegauda, according to police. The jeep was heading back to Dulegauda after handing over the body of 25-year-old Padam Thapa of Bhyakute Seraha in Shuklagandaki Municipality-11 to Damauli Hospital for post mortem. Thapa had hung himself at a poultry farm he was working at. Further investigation into the case is underway.
Six injured in Tanahun jeep accident
Published: 02:15 pm Sep 01, 2018