DIPAYAL: A student was killed and 2 others injured when a bomb went off in the premises of Mahadev Higher Secondary School at Bajhang Kapalseri VDC on Tuesday.

District Superintendent of Police, Basantaraj Panta said IInd grader Rajan Bohara, 10, was killed in the blast. Eight-year-old Mohan Bohara and 10-year-old Amar Bohara were injured when the bomb they were playing with in the school premises suddenly exploded.

The duo is undergoing treatment in Palseri health post. The students had found the bomb from the rubble of a building near the school. The building had been pulled down by ex-rebels during the insurgency period.