CHITWAN, Dec 07: Two persons including a policeman died in separate road accidents in eastern Chitwan on Sunday.
Police constable Sujan Neupane, 33, died after a tractor (Na 6 Ta 3381) hit his motorcycle (Na 37 Pa 5545) at Rapti Municipality-6 along the East-West Highway, according to the District Police Office, Chitwan.
Neupane from Aambhanjyang in Makawanpur district was working at Area Police Office in Bhandara, Chitwan. Critically injured after the incident occurred at 8:00 pm, Neupane died last night while receiving treatment at a medical college in Bharatpur.
Likewise, 35-year-old Bijendra Chaudhari of Khairahani Municipality-7 in the district died after a car hit his motorcycle, the District Police Office, Chitwan said.
The car en route to Bharatpur from Manahari hit the motorcycle from the opposite direction critically injuring Chaudhari.
Police confirmed that Chaudhari died during his treatment in Bharatpur Hospital last night. Police have held the car driver after incident.