NC leader Ram Sharan Mahat’s vehicle ambushed, four injured

Nepali Congress, Ram Sharan Mahat, Nuwakot, ambush, federal and provincial election, election security

NUWAKOT, Nov 17: Nepali Congress leader Ram Sharan Mahat’s vehicle was ambushed at Daandagaun Sigarechaur in Kakani rural municipality-7, Nuwakot on Friday morning.

He was travelling for his electioneering campaign when a landmine exploded damaging his vehicle Ba 16 Cha 665 and injuring four members of the electioneering team.

They have been identified as Upendra Mishra, Sabin Lama, Yash Kumar Tamang and Lila Gharti Magar. Those injured have been  taken to Kathmandu for further treatment.

Mahat is a candidate for the House of Representatives from constituency 1.

A team of Armed Police Force has been sent to the site for further investigation.