Kathmandu, May 2
A scooter rider died in a midnight road accident in Babarmahal of Kathmandu on Sunday.
The victim has been identified as Kebin Shrestha (26), a permanent resident of the Amargadhi municipality-5, Dadeldhura, currently residing in Koteshwar of Kathmandu.
His scooter (Ba 61 Pa 8988) crashed at around 11;45 pm yesterday after he lost control over the vehicle, seriously injuring him. Shrestha breathed his last during treatment at around 1:45 am at Bir Hospital, according to the Metropolitan Traffic Police Division.
The scooter was heading towards Maitighar from Naya Baneshwar when the accident occurred.