Seven-year-old swept away by river


NUWAKOT — A seven-year-old boy has drowned after he was swept away while swimming in the local Tadi khola (stream).

The victim is Dubsang Moktan of Rautbesi, Dupcheshwar rural municipality-3 in the district.

He had gone to the Tadi stream at Samundratar for a swim with his friends. The incident took place on Thursday. His body was found today while searching for him, according to the District Police Office.

The body has been kept at the District Hospital for a post-mortem examination. RSS