Cold wave claims five lives in Rautahat


The day-to-day increasing cold wave claimed five lives in Rautahat district on Thursday.

Among those died of cold snap were eight-year-old Shila Kumari Baitha, a daughter of Rama Shankar Baitha of Banjaraha VDC, Sahodar Devi, 70, of Briyapur VDC-2, Dular Sahani, 75, of Dharampur VDC-7, Batihawa Devi, 60, of Bairiya-6, Janaya Khatun, 60, of Gamariya-3 of the district

It may be noted that altogether 33 persons have so far lost their lives to biting cold in Rautahat District this year, according to the Rautahat District Police Office. RSS

Posted on: 2013-01-11 01:42