Two persons were killed in separate road accidents in the district.
A man identified as Narayan Dev Giri, secretary of Birendranagar municipality-2, was killed when an auto-rickshaw (Bhe 1 Ha 3874) and a motorcycle (Bhe 7 Pa 1834) collided at Airechowk.
He died at a hospital on Thursday night, said the police. The auto-rickshaw driver Dipak Bahadur Saud has been arrested.
Likewise, Ram Bahadur Nepali died when the tractor (Bhe 1 Ta 5288) skidded off the road and overturned at Girighat under the Banggesimal-Baddichaur road. The deceased was the vehicle driver’s helper.