Kathmandu, February 21
A policewoman died in a road accident in Kohalpur of the Banke district in Lumbini on Sunday night.
The victim has been identified as police constable Kabita BC (36), currently posted at the Banke Area Police Office.
A truck (Na 3 Kha 6436) heading towards Kaushilanagar from Shamshergunj had turned sideways while taking a turn at Chauraha in Kohalpur at around 10 pm yesterday. The truck had crushed BC, critically injuring her.
Police say she died while undergoing treatment at the nearby Nepalgunj Medical College.
The truck driver is on the run. Police have launched a manhunt.