CHITWAN — At least 16 passengers have been injured when a truck hit the passenger bus at Tikauli of Bhaktapur along the East-West Highway on Sunday morning.
According to the information shared by the District Police Office Chitwan, the truck (Na 4 Kha 7574) knocked another truck (Na 4 Kha 1436) en route to Narayangarh from behind and the latter hit the bus (Na 5 Kha 2807) heading to Birgunj from Kathmandu.
Police confirmed that total 16 persons including bus driver, helper and passengers were injured in the accident. Among the injured, three are being treated in Bharatpur Hospital and 13 in Chitwan Medical College.
The police have impounded both the trucks and arrested their drivers.
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”.