Five injured in Bhaktapur house collapse

At least five persons injured when a house went collapse due to incessant rain at Suryabinayak municipality-10, Chittapole Khulal village on Wednesday evening.

Bhaktapur Metropolitan Police Range confirmed that five members of a family sustained injuries with the demolition of the house of Bidur Thapa, a local.

The injured are Pashupati Thapa, 50, Sharada Thapa, 21, Umesh Thapa, 19, Roshan Thapa, 21, and Sarina Thapa, 20, confirmed Information Officer of the Range Police Inspector Madan KC.

All injured are undergoing treatment at Dhulikhel Hospital in Kavre. None of the injured are serious.

Loss amounting to Rs 1.3 million was incurred in the incident. Further investigation into the incident is on, police said.



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