May 21 – Nine persons of two families were killed and one girl child sustained injuries in Panchathar on Monday night. Five members of one family and four of another family of Aarubot, Miklajung Rural Municipality- 3 were killed Anil Paudel, the police inspector of District Police Office, Panchathar confirmed. Injured girl child was taken to the nearby hospital for the treatment.
Further information is yet to receive. The incident spot is 65 km far from Phidim, the headquarter of Panchathar.