Surkhet: A mother has died in an auto rickshaw accident on the Karnali Highway near Bangesimal in Birendranagar Municipality-1. Two persons have been injured in the accident. The injured are middle brother and father. The car (Veh 1 Ha 844) heading towards Girighat from Birendranagar collided head-on with a road culvert.
According to the District Police Office, Surkhet, the deceased has been identified as Jamara Shahi, 44, of Birendranagar Municipality-1. The injured were rushed to Karnali Care Hospital, Surkhet for treatment.
According to police, Shahi died while undergoing treatment. The body has been taken to Karnali State Hospital, Kalagaon. Among the injured are Laxmi Bahadur Shahi, 53, and Jagat Shahi, 20, of Birendranagar.
According to police, his condition is normal. Police have arrested Ramesh Shahi, 24, of Birendranagar-1. His 24-year-old son Ramesh Shahi was driving the car.