Five workers die after being buried while digging canal

- Ekantipur Report, SURKHET

Apr 7, 2015-

Five workers died after they got buried while digging an irrigation channel at Ghatgaun VDC-9 here in the district at around 4 pm on Tuesday, locals said.  

Man Bahadur Shahi, of Ghatgaun-7, Prasade BK, of Tatapani-6, and Man Bahadur Nepali, Krishna BK, and Mahesh BK died after a landmass caved in.

Altogether seven labourers were employed for digging the channel. But Chakra Tamata and Padam Bahadur Nepal escaped the misfortune after they ran away on time.

A team of police from temporary post based in Tatapani has headed towards the incident site.


Published: 07-04-2015 18:44

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