SURAHA: Two persons were killed in a road accident at Naraha rural municipality along the Siraha-Chauharwa road section. The accident took place when a motorbike heading to Siraha from Chauharwa hit a stationary tractor (Ja 1 Ta 4329). The deceased are the bike rider and pillion rider.
They were on an ‘on test’ bike. The deceased are bike rider Amesh Mahato-19 of Siraha municipality-5 and Sunil Sada-21 of the same place. According to police, they died in course of treatment at Uma Prasad Memorial Hospital. Similarly, a 19-year old Mithlesh Sada is critically injured in the incident and has been rushed to Biratanagar for further treatment.
Meanwhile, two youths are arrested on a charge of gang rape. The arrested are 21-year old Dipendra Mukhiya and 20-year old Dinesh Yadav of Golbazaar Municipality-10. The police received a complaint that girl was reportedly raped by a five-member gang. A search has been mounted for the remaining three members of the gang.