Print Edition - 2018-08-05  |  News Digest

Three schoolboys missing in Gokyo Lake


Aug 5, 2018-

Three school students went missing in Gokyo Lake at Khumbu Pasang Lhamu Municipality-4 of Solukhumbu district on Friday. According to Provincial Police Office in Biratnagar, police were informed about the incident on Saturday morning. The missing students have been identified as Pemba Dorje, 17; Pemba Nuru Sherpa, 16; and Sunil Baraili, 16.

The students, ninth graders at local Khumjung Secondary School, had gone to the lake, a tourist destination in the region, along with three teachers and 29 fellow students on an educational trip. The incident happened while the victims were swimming in the high altitude lake. (PR) 

Published: 05-08-2018 07:48

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