Youth hacks 3 persons to death with a khukari in Makwanpur

HETAUDA: Police said a person has been arrested on charge of murdering three persons with a khukari at Salikdanda in Manahari Rural Municipality-7 in Makwanpur district, on Tuesday.

Suman Baraili attacked 52-year-old Radhakrishna Dhital and his 17-year-old son Sujan Dhital and 65-year-old Jeet Bahadur Bolon this evening.

The motive behind the attack is not known, police informed.

According to police seriously injured RadhaKrishna Dhita succumbed to injuries at a local health post while the other two breathed their last during the course of treatment at the Chitwan-based medical facility.

Police Inspector at the Manahari Area Police Office Chitra Ghale said the investigation is underway.