KATHMANDU: A mother and son have died in a landslide in Baitadi district. The deceased have been identified as Pashupati Bohara, 40, of Dilashani Rural municipality-4, Balali and her 12-year-old son, according to the District Police Office, Baitadi.
Sixteen-year-old Sujita Bohara and 12-year-old Sunita Bohara escaped and saved their lives. The mother, who was sleeping inside the house, died in a landslide at around 12 pm on Thursday. Local Mahesh Pant informed that the landslide completely fell on the house.
The bodies of the two were taken to Gokuleshwor Hospital for examination, said Inspector Kisan Chand, spokesperson of the District Police Office. When the landslide fell from the house, the cows tied in the barn were also injured.