TANAHUN — At least 16 persons were injured when a passenger bu met with an accident at Belbas, Ghansikunwa-1 in Tanahun district on Monday morning.
The accident took place when the high speed passenger bus (Na 5 Kha 6427) heading to Birgunj from Pokhara lost the control over the edge of the road before it turned turtle,according to District Police Office, Tanahun.
The injured have been undergoing treatment at Laxmi Hospital in Dumre of the district.
Police said they have held the bus driver and started the investigation.
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”.