DAMAK, Jan 17: A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a motorbike last night at Damak, Jhapa.
The motorbike (Ba 61 Pa 5961) rammed Prem Puri, 55, of Damak – 16 along the East-West Highway. Puri was crossing the road at Damak – 7 when the accident occurred. He was rushed to Lifeline Hospital where he died in course of treatment, Area Police Office, Damak said.
The motorbike rider, Rohit Moktan, 26, of Harikhola – 2, Makawanpur and his elder sister Babita Mahji, 40, of Bayarban – 5 were seriously injured in the accident. Babita, who was a pillion rider, has been admitted to the Neuro Hospital in Biratnagar. RSS