One killed, four injured after car gets buried under landslide in Palpa

Kathmandu, September 13

A man was killed and four others have been injured after a car was buried under a landslide on the Sidhababa road section that connects Palpa and Butwal.

The deceased has been identified as Kamal Pariyar of Gulmi, said police adding that the incident took place as at around 10:30 am near Tinau Rural Municipality in Palpa. District police officer SP Dipendra GC told Onlinekhabar that the people injured in the incident are stable and have been rushed to Lumbini Zone Hospital, Butwal.

Similarly, a Scorpio (Lu 2 Cha 5938) was also buried under the landslide. However, everyone walked out safely, informed police. Traffic on the road was disrupted for over an hour after the incident, informed SP DC.