Surkhet–Three teenage girls from Khanikhola in Simta rural municipality-9 are missing since the past five days.
Students of Nepal Rastriya Secondary School in Simta, Nisha Singh,14, Yamuna Khatri,15, and her sister Risima Khatri,12, are reported missing since December 25.
An extensive search is being carried out to find them. According to eye witnesses, they were last seen boarding a vehicle from Sallibazaar of the district, DSP at the district police office, Surkhet Pradip Bahadur Chettri said.
Investigation also found that the girls had left for Butwal. But nothing further has been known so far. Further investigation is underway, police said.