Three family members killed after roof collapses

Kapilvastu, Aug 6: Three members of a family died when the roof of their house collapsed at Tingharewa village of Gugauli VDC – 5 of the district.

The deceased have been identified as Narayan Bhar’s six-year-old son Arvinda Bhar and two daughters Satyawati Bhar, 24, and Chandrawati Bhar, 14.

The six-year-old Arvinda died on the spot while the two daughters died in course of treatment at Medical College based in Bhairahawa, Superintendent of Police (SP), Bishnu KC said.

The kids were having dinner at the verandah at 9:30 pm when the roof above them collapsed. Another daughter Bhakuri Bhar, who was injured in the incident, is in stable condition. RSS