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Palpa Jeep accident: Bodies of two missing persons found

- Post Report, Kathmandu

Rescue team on Sunday found the bodies of two persons who went missing after a jeep met with an accident at Thimure Deurali in Ribdikot Rural Municipality-6 in Palpa district.

Bodies of Bivek Poudel, 26, a resident of Tansen Municipality-10, and Tanka Chalaune (Dolpali), were found beneath the landslide and the vehicle today, District Police Office Palpa confirmed.

Two persons had gone missing when a jeep (Ba 1 Cha 8970) bound for Ribdikot from Tansen carrying electricity equipments met an accident at around 4 pm on Saturday.

The search was affected following the accident due to the incessant rains. The jeep had plunged some 60 meters down the road. The body was retrieved with the help of security personnel from Nepal Police, Nepal Army and Armed Police Force.  

Published: 2018-08-05 13:05:42