Nawaraj Karki, Ward Chairperson of Surkhet Bheriganga Municipality-1, who was injured in a motorcycle accident, died while in the hospital.
Karki died on Friday night at the Neuro Hospital in Kathmandu, according to DSP Ram Prasad Gharti, spokesperson for the District Police Office, Surkhet. “It has been learned that Chairman Karki, who was injured in the accident, died last night in Kathmandu while undergoing treatment,” DSP Gharti said.
Karki was elected ward chairperson from the CPN-Maoist center in the 2074 BS local election. He was Surkhet’s youngest ward chairman.