Kathmandu, Oct 22 (PTI) A 26-year-old Indian man was killed in a road accident in Nepal’s Tanahun district, around 220 km west off Kathmandu, a media report said today.

Raju Jamad, a resident of Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh, was on his way to Pokhara from Damauli on a motorcycle last night when the incident took place, the Himalayan Times reported.

His motorcycle reportedly collided with a jeep coming from the opposite direction at a turn, according to Tanahun District Police Office.

Jamad was rushed to a nearby hospital where he later died, the police said.

The body has been kept at the hospital for autopsy and the accused jeep driver has been arrested, the report stated.

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