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2 students died, 24 injured as walls collapsed in school

Two students died and other 24 sustained injuries after a compound wall collapsed and hit prefab classrooms of Pushpanjali Secondary School in Taukhel of Lalitpur, on Friday.

Due to continuous rainfall, the wall of adjoining house had collapsed on the classrooms of private school when the classes were running at around 11 AM. When walls collapsed, it hit the classroom of Grade III and VIII which were close to the wall, causing the casaulties.

All the injured have been rushed to Gwarko-based B and B Hospital and Model Hospital for treatment.