Two buried in clay mound in Dhankuta village

DHANKUTA: Two members of a family were buried in a clay mound while sleeping at Mahabharat VDC-2 in Dhankuta district this morning. The VDC is some 50 km to the district headquarters.

Police identified the dead as Makarmaya Rai, 84, and her daughter Dilmaya, 48.

Police said the bodies have been brought to the District Hospital for postmortem, police said.