Bharatpur: Two individuals have been missing in the Narayani River at Devghat while they were bathing at approximately 7:00 am today.
The missing individuals have been identified as Bhojraj Adhikari, 19 years old, hailing from Assam, India, and currently pursuing Sanskrit studies at the Laxmi Narayan Temple in Dhangadhi. The other missing person is Pankaj Dahal, 17 years old, residing in Dhangadhi sub-metropolitan city-3.
The incident occurred during a trip jointly organized by the Dhangadhi sub-metropolis and the Laxmi Narayan Temple, where both Bhojraj Adhikari and Pankaj Dahal had ventured to Devghat.
Police personnel from Temporary Police Post, Devghat and ward police office, Narayangadh have been deputed to carry out search for the missing ones, said Spokesperson at the Chitwan Police, Bijay Raj Pandit.