Pokhara, May 8
An employee of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been found dead in the Begnas lake of Pokhara, the Gandaki provincial capital.
Nayab Subba Anup Bhandari (31)’s body was found floating in a prone position in the lake Monday morning, informs DSP Shrawan Kumar BK of the Kaski District Police Office.
The body has been sent to the Western Regional Hospital, Pokhara, for postmortem.
A resident of the Udayapur district in Koshi, Bhandari was found to have arrived in Pokhara, also considered Nepal’s tourism capital, for a visit on Sunday, BK says.
“Further investigation is underway.”