Five killed in separate incidents in Ramechhap
At least five people were killed in separate incidents in Ramechhap district.
Nabraj Hayu, 50, of Okhreni VDC-7 killed self by hanging in his house on Sunday. Local Jaya Bahadur Basnet said that Hayu could have committed suicide due to familial reasons.
Similarly, Sumitra Ghimire, 35, of Betali VDC killed self by consuming poison, police told state-owned news agency RSS.
Likewise, two persons died after being struck by lightning in Kathjor VDC-8 in the district on Saturday evening.
Police said that Padam Kumari Dhungel, 75, and Apsara Bhujel, 15, died after the lightning struck them.
Likewise, Parshu Ram Neupane, 58, of Ramechhap VDC-3 was swept away in the river while taking a bath on the banks of Tamakoshi and Sunkoshi Rivers, according to RSS report.
The police said that Neupane's body was found in Sukajor VDC. Neupane is also a teacher at Sharada Higher Secondary School. Nepalnews.com