Urlabari, A cyclist was killed in a road accident last night at Urlabari-Bardanga road section of Ratuwamai Municipality-10 in Morang district.
The victim is identified as 48-year-old Kashiram Dhami Tharu of Ratuwamai-9. A passenger bus (registration number Ko 1 Kha 1964) knocked down the bicycle Tharu was riding, leaving him critically injured. Tharu was rushed to the Neuro Hospital Biratnagar where he died in course of treatment. Police have impounded the driver and the bus involved in the accident for further investigation, the Area Police Office, Sijuwa stated.