KATHMANDU: Two persons died in separate road accidents in Chitwan and Siraha district each.
A youth motorcyclist died when a truck with Indian registration number UP32CZ9063 hit a motorcycle (Ba 50 Pa 9471) at Darechowk on the Narayangadh-Kurintar road section of Chitwan this morning.
Dicijan Pariyar, 28, of Anbukhaireni, Tananu district died in the accident. Pillion rider Arjun Shrestha has sustained serious injuries.
Likewise, a pedestrian died after being knocked down by a bus at Ayodhyanagar in Siraha district this morning. The identity of the deceased of around 40 years is yet to be known, said Police Inspector Naresh Raj Subedi. The bus (Lu 1 Kha 6661) heading for Dharan from Kathmandu knocked the man down and he died on the spot, said police.