Kathmandu, May 25
Five people died in a road accident in Rukum West on Thursday.
The accident took place when an SUV (Lu 1 Ja 1747) fell around 400 metres from the road in Banphikot rural municipality-8.
Karna Batha Magar, Deuchan Khatri, Shital Kusari, Rekha Khanal KC and Roshan KC died in the accident, informed DSP Nam Raj Bhattarai from District Police Office, Rukum West.
Bhattarai said 15 people were travelling in the SUV. Four people are still critical and are being treated at Nepalgunj Medical College.