Pokhara, Feb 21 : Province 4 Minister Ram Sharan Basnet today visited the Gandaki Medical College at Naya Bazar, Pokhara to take health updates of journalist Ghanshyam Pandey who was injured in a bomb blast at Chauthe of Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolis-14 Tuesday afternoon. The blast took place during the banda held at the call of Biplab-led Nepal Communist Party.
On the occasion, the Province Minister for Industry, Forest,Tourism, Supplies and Environment was apprised that journalist Pandey was out of a life-threatening condition.
Pandey, journalist with the Radio Gandaki and Gandaki Television, sustained head and neck injuries in the incident. Minister Basnet also acquired information about health condition of policeman Khul Bahadur Khatri of temporary police post Chauthe who was injured along with Pandey. He is also receiving the treatment at the same health facility.