Pokhara, Sept 8: Four persons from the same household were killed and two others were hurt when a landslide buried their house at Baidyepani, Lekhnath Municipality-4in Kaski district on Wednesday night.
Nisan Sunar, 14, Rajina Sunar,9, Anjila Sunar,7, and two-and half-year-old Salman Tamang were killed in an overnight landslide triggered by torrential rain last night at around 11:30, according to the District Police Office.
Similarly, injured Kabita Sunar and Sajina Sunar are receiving treatment at the Western Zonal Hospital. The owner of the house Laxmi Sunar and her step-grandson Sandip Sunar remained unscathed in the incident since they were sleeping at a neighboring house when the disaster hit, police said.
Likewise, since the head of the family Tirtha Bahadur Sunar had left for foreign employment on Wednesday itself, he was safe. RSS