GALKOT, June 15: One person died and two were injured in a road accident that took place at Bhedikhola last night.
The deceased has been identified as Man Bahadur Khati of Galkot municipality-4, Nuwakot. He died this morning while undergoing treatment at the Manipal Teaching Hospital in Pokhara, according to the District Police Office, Baglung.
The accident involved a taxi (Dha. 1 Ja. 513) which took place due to high speed, falling from 15 meters below the road at around 10:00 pm. The taxi was carrying passengers from Hatiya of Galkot to Nuwakot when the accident took place.
The injured include the taxi owner and driver, Hum Bahadur Kunwar and Aaayush Karki. They are undergoing treatment at the same hospital, according to police inspector Krishna Hari Sharma.