A 35-year-old woman died after getting hit by a rock while crossing a landslide-hit area at Turture area in Baglung district on Monday. Police identified the deceased as Bibiran Khatun of Arghakhanchi district.
The death toll in a landslide that occurred at Thanti bazaar of Bheri Municipality-3 in Jajarkot on Sunday, has reached nine. One woman and eight children were killed and one person was injured in the natural disaster.
Three workers were killed in separate incidents here in Bajhang district. Two labourers died after being struck by a bounder at a road construction site, and another one died while digging the ground for laying drinking water pipe.