Kathmandu: Four members of a family from Nepal died when a car hit two two-wheelers they were riding on the Tanakpur National Highway in Uttarakhand.
The accident occurred in the Chakarpur area of Khatima on Saturday afternoon when the four persons including three women were returning to India after meeting their relatives in Nepal.
The driver of the car escaped from the scene after the accident.
The deceased are identified as Nem Bahadur Chand (60), his wife Saraswati Devi (55), their daughter in-law Narmada Chand (27) and sister in-law Kalpana Chand (42). They rode the two wheelers to Mahendranagar in Nepal to meet relatives on Saturday morning.