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GULMI, Jan 7: Two persons died in a tractor accident at Arlangkot VDC-9 in the district on Monday night.
The accident took place when a tractor, Dha 1 Kha 214, heading to Arlangkot VDC from Kandebas of Baglung district ferrying nine tons of food grains.
The tractor fell 500 meters down the rough road after its trolley snapped due to excessive load.
One minor and another elderly who had boarded the tractor from the middle of the road also died. The identities of the victims are yet to be established, said local Kalidas Kharel.
Inaccessibility has posed a threat to the rescue of the victims as the accident has taken place in a very steep area.