Two dead in road mishap

Pathari (Morang) Jan 4: Two persons died after a lorry with Indian number plate hit a motorcycle in Biratnagar on Sunday evening.

Motorcyclist Pawan Yadav, 45, and pillion rider Sarju Yadav, 60, of Biratnagar Sub-Metropolitan City-17 died after the lorry hit the bike, the District Police Office said.

Police said that the lorry (ML 01 D 3330) coming to the south hit the motorcycle (Ko 10 Pa 9652) to its back. The truck driver and helper are at large about the incident.