Kathmandu, Feb 22 (IANS) An Indian national was killed when a bus hit his motorcycle in Nepal’s Kapilvastu district.
The deceased was identified as 50-year-old Gauri Shankar Chaurasia, a resident of Siddharthanagar district of Uttar Pradesh, the Kathmandu Post reported.
The incident took place on Wednesday when the bus en route to Taulihawa collided head-on with the motorcycle at Dohani, killing Chaurasia on the spot, the police said.
Chaurasia’s body was taken to a hospital for postmortem.
The bus was impounded and its driver was detained for investigation.