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Pokhara

Nov 9, 2015-

One dies in paragliding accident

POKHARA: A 26-year-old man died in a paragliding accident in Pokhara on Saturday. Police identified the victim as Sunil Bhattarai of Kathmandu-6 who was staying in Malepatan, Pokhara. He fell into the Phewa lake near Lakeside. He was immediately rescued and rushed to Manipal Hospital, where he breathed his last. (PR)

Woman ‘murders’ husband

TEHRATHUM: A woman allegedly beat her husband to death in a drunken brawl at Myanglung-7 in the district on Sunday. Nimphuri Sherpa died on the spot as his wife Lakki Sherpa assaulted him with a kitchen appliance, police said. Both the husband and wife are said to be drunk when the incident took place. (PR)

Man shot at in Devdaha

BUTWAL: A local youth sustained bullet injuries when two motorcycle-borne assailants shot at him at Debdaha-6 in Rupandehi on Sunday. One Narayan Basnet was shot at his right thigh while he was playing snooker at Khairahani.  Police said an investigation into the matter has been initiated. (PR)

Published: 09-11-2015 08:24

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