Diarrhoea claims one in Dolakha, 12 taken ill

Posted on: October 02, 2017 | views: 63

A person died and around 12 people were taken ill due to diarrhoea at Simigaun of Gaurishankar rural municipality-9 in Dolakha district yesterday.

Seventy nine-year-old Tenji Sherpa of Simi Gaun in the district lost his life to diarrhoea while 12 others have been suffering from it among whom three were in a critical condition, according to Mingma Nuri Sherpa, a local. 

A team of healthcare providers have been dispatched with necessary medicines to the village, said Chief District Officer in Dolakha, Laxman Bikram Thapa.