Family members are mourning the death of their two young sons.
October 29, Rautahat. Two children have died due to poisoning in Rautahat.
The deceased have been identified as Akash, 5, son of Sanjay Mukhiya of Dewahi Gonahi Municipality-5 and Rautahat. He died while undergoing treatment.
The children were initially taken to Garuda for treatment but succumbed to their injuries on the way to Birgunj for further treatment.
Police say the incident is suspicious
The family members have accused the locals of poisoning the two children to death. Police said that the incident was suspicious and was conducting a serious investigation.
District Police Office, Rautahat Superintendent of Police (SP) Binod Ghimire said, “The children have died due to poisoning. As the incident is suspicious, we are conducting an investigation. We are seriously investigating who poisoned the children and why. ‘