18 July, Pokhara : Three teenage manual workers disappeared after being swept by the Seti river at Pashupatighat stretch in Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolitan City – 33.
Sangita Nepali, 18, Dhwani Nepali, 19 and Sunil Pariyar, 17, of Tafe area of Dang were swept away by the raging river while they were taking bath on Monday evening.
The youths had been working to dig up sand from the river. They were taking bath after completing their day’s work when the incident took place, Kaski’s Police Spokesperson, Khadka Bahadur Khatri said.
Gomche Nepali, who was taking bath with the three youths, first reported the incident to the police. The authorities are intensifying the search to find the missing youths.