One person has died in a jeep accident while going to take a patient for treatment. One died on the spot when a jeep met with an accident at Jhagde Masyari Road in Dupcheshwor Gaonpalika-3.
The jeep driver has been injured in the accident. The deceased has been identified as Man Bahadur Tamang, a local businessman of Purano village in Rawatbesi of Ward-3, said village chairman Yovindra Singh Lama.
He informed that the jeep (Province 301022 Cha 5071) fell down from the road and caused an accident. The jeep was going to take the patient to the village. ASI Amar Bhushal informed that further investigation is underway into the incident.
Village Chairman Lama has expressed grief over the demise of Man Bahadur Tamang, an active member of the Nepali Congress in Dupcheshwor-3. Through the social network Facebook, Chairman Lama wished peace to the soul of the deceased and prayed for patience in the bereaved family.