Hubby beats wife to death

PARSA: A woman died after she was mercilessly beaten up by her husband in the district last night.

Inebriated husband Sundar Khadka, 37, of Goshwara VDC-5 of Lamjung district killed his wife Sushila Khadka, 35, over a minor dispute, said the District Police Office Parsa.

The couple had been living in Birgunj in ourse of their employment. Husband Khadka is working as a security guard in Sundar Steels Factory.

Two women dead in road mishap

Meanwhile, two women were killed and other three sustained serious injury in a road mishap that took place in Panchmile India nearby Pashupatinagar last night.

The two deceased are the members of Gorkhaland movement, which is being waged in India to push a demand for autonomous state.

Vice-chairperson of Janamukti Nari Morcha, Mirik Area, Anjana Basnet and its central committee member Bindu Tolangi died in the accident that occurred while they were on the way back to Nepal from Darjeeling, confirmed Area Police Office, Pashupatinagar.

The vehicle they were travelling had fallen 300 meters down from the road. The seriously injured are being treated.