Five of a family found unconscious at Ramkot, one dies during treatment


KATHMANDU: MARCH. 8 – Five persons from the same family were found unconscious last night. The entire family staying in rent at Ramkot Dandapauwa of Nagarjun Municipality-6, Kathmandu, was found in an unconscious state at 9:30 pm Monday.

Among them, 33-year-old Subarna Man Pradhan breathed his last while undergoing treatment at Manmohan Hospital last night, according to Spokesperson at Metropolitan Police Premise, Kathmandu, Dinesh Raj Mainali.

Similarly, others found insensible are Indira Maya Pradhan, 62; Bhim Man Pradhan, 38; Mandira Pradhan, 35; and Supriya Pradhan, 11. Police have guessed that they had consumed poison.

All four are undergoing treatment at Manmohan Hospital. The family originally from Dallu of Kathmandu Metropolitan-15 had been staying in rent at Ramkot.

The police added that further investigation into the incident was underway.