Two Indians swept away by Sunkoshi river in Nepal while fishing

The missing persons were identified as Ruplal Sahani, 30, and Manohar Sahani, 25. Both are residents of Sitamarhi district of Bihar.

india Updated: Sep 03, 2018 17:34 IST
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The incident occurred on Sunday when the duo was fishing in the Sunkoshi river at Bahrabise.(PTI/Picture for representation)

Two Indian nationals have gone missing after being swept away by the Sunkoshi river in Nepal’s Sindhupalchok district, police said.

The incident occurred on Sunday when the duo were fishing in the river at Bahrabise area in the district, which is 75 km from Kathmandu, they said.

The missing persons were identified as Ruplal Sahani, 30, and Manohar Sahani, 25. Both are residents of Sitamarhi district of Bihar, police said, adding that search is on for the missing persons.

First Published: Sep 03, 2018 17:31 IST