A woman was crushed to death by a paddy thresher in Beldandi rural municipality-5 in Kanchanpur district this morning.
Radha Kumari Rana, 22, was threshing paddy when her head accidently got crushed by the thresher machine, according to Jhilmila Police Post. She died on the spot, police said.
One killed, 8 injured in road accident
A man died while eight others were injured when a jeep met with an accident at Jagaat in Sandhikharka Municipality in Arghakhanchi district today.
The incident took place when the Butwal-bound jeep coming from Gulmi district suddenly plunged some 100 metres off the road near the Jagat Dadh River, said Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Ek Narayan Koirala.