RAJBIRAJ: SEPT. 10 – Two persons died in separate incidents that occurred in the Saptari district last night.
Motorcyclist Lelhai Khanga, 55, of Bishnupur Rural Municipality-5 in the district died after a tractor hit his motorcycle (Ko 7 Pa 4410) near Bindeshwori Multiple Campus in Rajbiraj, police said.
Police said that Khanga, who was on his way home from Rajbiraj, died on the spot after the tractor (Sa 1 Ta 2878) from the opposite direction knocked him down.
Likewise, an 11-year-old boy Chandan Thakur was electrocuted at Sakharpura village in Tilathi Koiladi Rural Municipality-3 in the district.
Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Madhav Prasad Kafle said that Thakur was electrocuted after getting in touch with an electric wire while fixing a receiver of DTH service provider DishHome at his home.