One child killed


Sept 16: One child was killed when an inland waterway drowned him in Beldangi-I camp in Jhapa Nepal today. The deceased is identified as Niraj Poudel, 9, of Beldangi-I camp in Sector F/1-95.

According to the relatives of late Poudel, he was drowned by the canal irrigated from Ratuwa River, lying near Beldangi-I camp.

Due to temperature going high in Jhapa district, a large number of refugees including children are attracted towards swimming in the nearby river.