BAGLUNG — One person killed and 10 other people have been injured in a bus accident in Gargare, Dhorpatan municipality-1, Baglung on early Tuesday morning.
The ill-fated bus (Lu 1 Kha 7439) heading to Baglung from Rupandehi fell below the road in Dhorpatan Municipality-2 of Baglung district on Tuesday morning.
One elderly died however her details are yet to be ascertained.
Police have identified the injured as bus driver Kal Bahadur Thapa, 47 of Palpa, Riptikot-5, his son Bimal Thapa, 21, Kesu Gharti, 19 of Baglung, Tamankhola, Nar Bahadur BK, 50, Jhakas BK, 18 and Durga Bahadur BK, 45 of Dhorpatan Municipality-8, Mustetar Ali, 33 and Yubaraj Khan, 22 of India, Rampur, Ratanpura , Chandramala BK, 15, Subash BK, 22 and Aashika BK,9 of Dhorpatan-8.
Meanwhile, the injured have been sent to the Burtibang-based Primary Health Centre for treatment, informed police. They have been taken to Burtibang Primary Health Post said Area Police Office Chief Krishna Rana.
Further investigation into the case is underway while search is on for the missing, said police.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.