Urlabari (Morang), Sept 16: Three persons were killed in separate incidents in Morang district on Saturday.
Gaurab Khawas, 16, of Biratnagar-1 died after he came in contact with live wire, police said. He was fishing using electricity at a local river when the incident occurred, the locals said. Injured Khawas died on the way to Koshi Zonal Hospital in Biratnagar.
Likewise, a seven-year-old girl died after she slipped, and fell to the ground while taking a bath at a local tube-well. The deceased has been identified as Hema, seven-year-old daughter of Manita Mandal of Rangeli Municipality-8. She breathed her last on the way to the same hospital.
Geri Majhi, 60, of Gramthan rural municipality-2, who was injured when a motorcycle (Ko 17 Pa 1259) hit her in the locality, police said, adding that Majhi died in the course of treatment.