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Solukhumbu jeep accident victims identified


Salleri, Solukhumbu, June 29 (RSS): Identities of all the victims of Solukhumbu jeep accident have been confirmed. 

They are Kusang Tamang, 31, of Sisire-8 of Udayapur district; Shiva Kumar Yadav, 36, of Sanaikha in Siraha; Shyam Kumar Rai, 40 of Mamkha in Okhaldhunga; Kopila Basnet (Karki), 24 of Kalle-8 in Khotang, Urmila Banstola, 35, and Sushila Khadka, 25, of Necha Salyan-2 in Solukhumbu, according to Police Inspector and Information Officer, Pradhumna Kumar Adhikari. 

Similarly, Sushma Khadka, 8, daughter of Yubraj Khadka of Necha Salyan-2 was injured in the incident and her condition is critical, said police. She is receiving treatment at District Hospital, Phaplu. 

The accident took place when the jeep (Na 1 Ja 1860) heading towards Salleri from Necha Salyan fell some 1,000 meters off the road nearby Gupteshwor Mahadev Temple, which is located along the border of Tingla and Salyan. Police confirmed that a total of seven people were travelling in the jeep.