NCP Chair Dahal meets bereaved families

Taplejung helicopter crash

KATHMANDU, Feb 28: Chairperson of Nepal Communist Party, Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has extended condolences to the bereaved family of Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Rabindra Adhikari, who was killed in a helicopter crash on Wednesday.

Minister Adhikari and his team comprising of six members were killed in a helicopter crash at Dare Bhir in Taplejung district on Wednesday afternoon.

Reaching the official residence of Minister Adhikari at Pulchowk this morning, Chair Dahal extended condolences to the family members of late Adhikari.

Similarly, the NCP Chair also met with family members of tourism entrepreneur Aang Tshiring Sherpa, Deputy Director General of Civil Aviation Authority Nepal, Birendra Prasad Shrestha, and Under-Secretary of the government of Nepal, Yubraj Dahal and extended condolences to them, according to Dahal’s Secretariat.