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.
1 killed, 2 injured in Dhading truck mishap
DHADING — One person was killed while two other seriously injured when a truck fell from Hugdi Khola Bridge in Rorang-10, Benighat along the Prithvi Highway on Wednesday.
The truck (Na 5 Kha 1568) en-route to Chitwan from Kathmandu fell off the bridge to Hugdi Khola (river) on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased has been identified as 23-year-old Sher Bahadur Magar,23, of Madhya Bindu Municipality-10, according to police. Magar died on the course of treatment at a Malekhu-based hospital, informed Area Police Office, Gajuri.
Those injured in the incident are Manoj Ale 25, of Arunkhola, Nawalparasi and Megh Bahadur Gharti of Sitakganga Municipality in Arghakhanchi district have been sent to Kathmandu for further medical treatment.Follow @gorkhapost