Kathmandu : A young man died on Sunday while undergoing treatment for serious injuries sustained by the bite of hornet.
The deceased has been identified as Patalsingh Rai, 29, of Nerpa in Diktel Rupakot Mazhuwagadi Municipality-6.
According to Inspector Govinda Sah, spokesperson of the District Police Office, Rai died while undergoing treatment. According to the locals, Rai, who had gone to the forest for hay/firewood, was bitten and injured by a hornet in a tree at around 4 pm on Saturday.
The locals had found Rai unconscious and brought him to the district hospital for treatment. Rai’s body was handed over to his relatives after autopsy, police said.