DHARAN: Raju Rai from Morang, Laxmimarga who was injured in the Dharan church tragedy on September 29, died on Sunday while undergoing treatment at BP Koirala Health Science Institute at Dharan.
He had received severe injuries in the chest and a fracture in the leg.
His demise has raised the toll of the church tragedy to 24. He was among four victims being treated at the hospital. Bula Ghale of Bhojpur, Samjhana Chaudhari of Sunsari and Chandra Tamang of Dhankuta are still undergoing treatment at the hospital.