BAITADI, Nov 21: Four policemen were killed in an accident while returning to their office after delivering ballot boxes to Patan in Baitadi district.
The policemen died on the spot when a jeep numbered with the registration number SE 1 Ja 854 met with an accident on Monday morning at a place called Thum in Patan municipality. The death toll is expected to increase further.
There were a total of 14 people aboard the ill-fated jeep. The jeep fell about 200 meters down the road. They were returning to their office after transferring the ballot boxes to the counting station.