Kathmandu - One person was killed and another injured after a bomb exploded at a government office in south-western Nepal, police said Monday.
The bomb went off at the Transport Management Office in the town of Nepalgunj, about 350 kilometres south-west of the Nepalese capital Kathmandu.
Police said the blast occurred inside the building as people assembled.
"One person died on the spot and another was injured in the blast," Police Inspector Pradip Kumar said. "Both victims were not government employees or security personnel."