Indian Container hit kills 2 in Morang
MORANG : Two persons died when a container with an Indian registration number plate hit a motorbike they were riding on at Ganga Chowk in Budhiganga Rural Municipality-2 of Morang district on Friday.
The deceased have been identified as Harka Pariyar (27) and rider Bhim Bahadur Rai (21) of Kerabari Rural Municipality-7 of Morang. Pariyar was the rider of the two wheeler.
The incident took place when the container (HR 38 X 2210) hit the motorbike (Ko 30 Pa 9103) heading towards Itahari from Biratnagar at 6: 45 am today, police said.
They both were taken to Birat Medical College Teaching Hospital for treatment but the doctors pronounced them dead on arrival, said the District Police Office, Morang.
Police said that they have impounded the container and arrested its driver for investigation.