Narayan Gopal Maharjan drowns in bike racePosted On: June 15, 2018 By : AutoLife Team
Narayan Gopal Maharjan, a well known personality in the world of cycling in Nepal, passed away in a tragic accident in Sri Lanka. The young athlete drowned after falling into a river during an international race in Sri Lanka. Narayan Gopal Maharjan swept to his death after falling into the River at Kuda Oya, 230 kilometres south-east of the capital city of Colombo.
The event ,”Rumble in the Jungle”, is Sri Lanka’s premier mountain bike stage race which takes riders through hot and humid jungles, mountain hugging tea plantations and across the island’s highest plateau. The event was canceled after the sad incident. Narayan Gopal Maharjan will always be a remembered for his achievements and dedication in passion for cycling.