A boy killed in road accident
Gelephu, April 09, 2009: A young boy has been killed and two other seriously injured in a road accident at Bhur of Sarpang April 5. Driver has been charged under Penal Code for the accident.
Police in Gelephu has confirmed the accident and mentioned that the driver failed to inform and surrender to the police after the accident.
The driver, Dhanapati Adhikari of Kilkhorthang, was arrested from Chokhorling and is now in police custody. He was one his way to Tsirang when the accident took place. Adhakari is an employee with Royal Insurance Corporation.
The deceased Sujan Subba was from Assam in India and had come across the border to graze cattle. His friend Kul Rewaj Basnet of Bhur Primary School, injured in the accident in serious condition.