Kathmandu : A girl from West Rukum drowned in the Bheri River on Tuesday afternoon. Her sister has gone missing in the river.
Similarly, one person has been injured. Geeta, an 11 year old daughter of Ammar Dangi of Durneta in Chaurjahari Municipality-12 of West Rukum has drowned in the river, according to police. According to Jajarkot police, Geeta’s sister Deepa has gone missing in the river.
Ram Bahadur Dangi, 17, of the same place has been injured. They had come to visit their relatives in Rawatgaon of Jajarkot Bheri Municipality-1.
Although Geeta and Ram Bahadur were immediately rescued by the locals, Geeta died at Jajarkot Hospital while undergoing treatment, according to police. Ram Bahadur’s condition is returning to normal. Police said that search for the missing Deepa was underway.