GAUSHALA – At least fourteen passengers were injured when two night buses met with an accident at Bardibas of Mahottari along the East-West highway early on Monday morning.
Eleven passengers were injured when a night bus (Na. 5 Kha. 7189) going to Biratnagar from Kathmandu hit a tractor (Ja.1Ta. 7089) coming from the other way at around 4:00 am this morning, as per Superintendent of Police Janak Bhattarai.
Among the injured, Kumar Shrestha of Kathmandu and Sulav Rai of Sunsari were rushed to the capital for treatment. Others are undergoing treatment at local medical centres in Bardibas.
Similarly, later this morning at around 5:00 am, a nightservice bus (Na.5Kha. 9135) heading to Dharan from Kathmandu met with an accident at the same place. Three passengers were injured when the bus fell off the road.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.