Birgunj (Parsa), Aug. 5: Two, out of the injured in a road accident at Chandrapur Municipality along the East-West highway Monday afternoon, died on the same night in course of medical treatment.
The deceased have been identified as Gopanarayan Thapa, 34, of Mahottari and Ratna Kumari Jargha Magar, 27, of Sarlahi district. They died while undergoing treatment at National Medical College, Birgunj.
The accident took place when a car (Ko 1 Cha 880) heading towards east from west hit a scooter (Na 27 Pa 1612) coming from opposite direction. Thapa was the scooter driver.
The bodies have now been kept at Birgunj-based Narayani Sun-Regional Hospital for the postmortem.
Car driver Ranjan Shrestha, his wife Sumitra Shrestha and their one-month baby Aarambha Shrestha and Anil Dulal of Bhaktapur district and Shuva Laxmi Shrestha, 45, of Hariban, Sarlahi, were injured in the incident.
The injured are undergoing treatment at the Birgunj-based National Medical College, according to Parsa Police.