BAITADI, Nov 5: Two persons of a single family were killed after being stung by hornets at Thalakanda of Baitadi on Saturday. The deceased have been identified as local resident Pampha Devi Saud, 48, and her 12-year-old grandson Dipak.
The deceased were returning home from Pampha's parental home when the incident occurred, police said. Some wild animals destroyed the hives of hornets and ate them in nearby forest on Friday night, sending the hornets into a frenzy which resulted in the incident, police said. RSS