Sundarijal Accident

In an accident in Sundarijal, where a boy was fallen down into the river and presumed dead on Shrawan 16, 2063. A search operation was conducted by a team of HRA for 3 days i.e. Shrawan 18, 19 & 20, 2063. Mr. Kumar Ranabhat, Vice Chairman of HRA, lead the team along with Mr. Surya Joshi, member of HRA Disaster Management Committee and Chairman of Nepal Association of Rafting Agents (NARA) and Mr. Padam Ghale, Convenor of HRA, Disaster Management committee and some assistance. The HRA team, Nepal Police, Nepal Army, Nepal Red Cross Society and Local People were involved in this mission.


HRA came to know the message of this accident on Shrawan 17, 2063 evening and team went to Sundarijal next morning with rafting rescue equipment at 10:30 A.M. on that day rescue team searched till 4:00 P.M. but could not find. Next day on Shrwan 19, 2063 rescue team gave continuity to search operation from 8:00 A.M. and the body was found at 2:00 P.M. but could not rescued on that day because the body was located in a very difficult position into the river.

Finally by the joint effort of all involved in this mission, the dead body was taken out from the water on Shrawan 20, 2006. It was a tragic accident though HRA rescue team was really helpful in this accident.

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