Darchula, July 28: One Nepali national has been reported killed and another injured in landslides in Pithauragadh district of India.
The deceased has been identified as Sobhan Singh Bohara of Baitedi district, according to police. The injured is Rajesh Khadka of Belapur-9 in the district, according to District Police Office, Darchula.
The duo were part of a group of labourers transporting goods for Indian businessman Surendra Singh Bohara. Five other Indian nationals were also killed in the incident.
Many Nepalis from Darchula and Baitedi make their ends meet by working as transporters for Indian businessmen and the Indian Army across the border.