228 drown in Dang in five years

July 26, 2023 15:13 pm

DEUKHURI, July 26: The number of people losing their lives due to drowning has been surging in Dang in recent years, according to the statistics maintained by the District Emergency Operations Center, Dang.

KATHMANDU, June 25: On Saturday afternoon, a person tragically lost his life in a swimming pool at Subhashree Banquet - Blue Heaven Restro, Kageshwori Manohara Municipality-7.

BUTWAL, June 18: A youth drowned in Dobhan Khola in Tinau Rural Municipality, Palpa on Saturday.

Young man drowns in Karnali

May 21, 2023 11:44 am

TIKAPUR May 21: A young man died from drowning in the Karnali River in Daulatpur Ghat in Kailali district’s Tikapur Municipality-5.

One drowns in river, another missing

August 21, 2022 16:32 pm

MAKAWANPUR, August 21: A person died and another went missing after being drowned in a river in Kailash Rural Municipality, Makawanpur.

Child drowned in the lake

August 20, 2022 11:43 am

NEPALGUNJ, August 20: A child has died after drowning in a pond in Janaki Rural Municipality of Banke.

KATHMANDU, August 2: Two people from the same family have been missing after drowning in the local Koili River, Banaganga Municipality, Kapilvastu.

Man drowns in river

August 2, 2022 14:00 pm

UDAYAPUR, August 2: A person has drowned in a river in Udayapur.  The deceased has been identified as Bauwa Chapagai, 50, from Triyuga Municipality- 7, Tilbari. He died on the spot.

Young man drowns in river

July 20, 2022 11:50 am

TAPLEJUN, July 20: A young man of Kavrepalanchok who works at United Hydropower located in Ward No. 4 of Meringden Rural Municipality of Taplejung drowned in a river. The deceased is 28/29-year-old Tirtha Tamang of Kavrepalanchok.

Indian tourist found dead

July 4, 2022 16:42 pm

BUTWAL, July 4: An Indian boy died and another went missing after being washed away by the swollen Tinau River in Rupandehi.

Man drowns in river

July 4, 2022 16:20 pm

CHITWAN, July 4: A man has died while bathing in a river in Chitwan. Suraj Basnet, 32, of Hetauda Sub-metropolitan died after being drowned and swept away by the Dumre River in Khairahani Municipality Monday morning.

LAHAN, July 29: Three children died due to drowning in ponds in separate incidents of Siraha district on Sunday.

KHOTANG, June 2: Two students died after drowning in Sapsu river of Khotang district on Saturday.

Two-year-old kid drowns

September 5, 2018 10:52 am

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 5: A two-year-old child died as he accidentally drowned in a bucket filled with water at Jhaukhel, Changunarayan Municipality-3.

MUMBAI, Feb 26: Bollywood actress Sridevi died from accidental drowning, according to the forensic report.

KATHMANDU, August 6: House Speaker Onsari Gharti has drawn special attention of the government over the drowning of four young girls in open pits that were dug for road construction in Rautahat.

Six children die in delayed drowning

September 20, 2016 11:00 am

BHAKTAPUR, Sept 20: As many as six children died in incidents of delayed drowning on Monday evening.