Motorcyclist dies in Bhaktapur truck hit

- Post Report, BHAKTAPUR

Apr 19, 2016-

A motorcyclist died after being knocked down by a truck at Nalinchowk section of the Araniko Highway in Bhaktapur on Monday. 

Sagar Karki, 24, died while undergoing treatment at Dirghayou Hospital in the Capital. Karki was riding towards Kavre when the oncoming truck hit him in Chittapole area. 

In the incident’s wake, locals obstructed the traffic for more that two hours demanding compensation for Karki’s family and stern action against the truck driver, Buddhi Karmi. 

Police said the protesters also vandalised two parked trucks. Superintendent of Police Kiran Bajracharya said the protesters cleared the road after the truck driver was apprehended. 

Published: 19-04-2016 08:58

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