Four persons died and 10 others were injured when a jeep they were travelling in met with an accident at Dulima in Banphikot-8, Rukum West on Thursday.
According to Dhan Bahadur Khatri, Chairman of Banphikot-8, the deceased have been identified as Karna Batha and Deuchan Khatri of Sanibheri Rural Municipality-5 and Rekha Khatri and her son of Banphikot-8.
Among the injured, four are in critical condition, Chairman Khatri said.
Nawaraj Bhattarai, Chief at the District Police Office said that the jeep (Ju 1 Cha 1747) was heading towards Musikot from Gheudhunga of Sanibheri-3 when the tragedy occurred.
Police said that they are looking into the incident.