Two people were killed in a road accident at Basundhara on Wednesday.
The accident happened when a truck (Na 8 Kha 1841), heading towards Basundhara from Narayan Gopal Chowk, hit the scooter (Bagmati Province 02-032 Pa 2227) they were riding.
The police have identified the deceased as Bel Bahadur Ranamagar,47, and Kalpana Ranamagar, 47, of Pokhara Metropolitan City-9, Kaski.
They died while undergoing treatment at Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Maharahgunj, said Senior Superintendent of Police Rajendra Prasad Bhatta, spokesperson for the Valley Traffic Police Office.
According to Bhatta, the accident occurred due to over-speed. Police have taken the truck driver Ram Hamal of Chitwan under control and initiated an investigation into the incident. - RSS