Girl drowns in canal, drunken man falls into river


GULARIYA, BARDIYA — An 11-year-old girl drowned in the Dhobi river’s canal on Tuesday at Manpur of Thakurbaba municipality-3, Bardiya.

Sapana Airi, daughter of Panna Airi, was found dead after disappearing in the river in the afternoon, according to District Police Office.

Meanwhile, 66-year-old Sher Bahadur Shahi of Geruwa rural municipality-6 died after falling into the river from an embankment at Syauli Bazaar. He was drunk at the time of the accident. RSS