One killed, six injured in jeep accident in Dailekh


SURKHET: FEB. 16 – One person has been killed and six others injured in a Bolero jeep accident at Mahabu Rural Municipality in Dailekh district. The deceased has been identified as Ram Bahadur Hamal, 40, of Mahabu-5.

According to Dailekh Police, the jeep (Ba 01-026 Cha 5264) left from Dailekh Bazar for Mahabu Rural Municipality met with an accident.

According to DSP Bhubaneshwar Prasad Shah of District Police Office, Dailekh, the jeep met with an accident at Phagu of Mahabu Rural Municipality-4 at around 6:30 pm on Tuesday.

Shah said that the jeep fell about 100 meters from the road. The injured driver and six others are undergoing treatment at a local hospital, police said.