MORANG — At least 20 people have been injured when a bus they were travelling in met with an accident at Sundardulari of Morang district along the East-West Highway on Tuesday.
The bus (NA 4 Kha 6379) was heading towards Kakarbhitta from Birgunj when the accident occurred at around 3:30 am today, as per police.
All the injured including the bus driver were taken to the Dharan-based BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) for treatment, Megha Raj Thapa, in-charge of the Belbari Area Police Office informed.
Finance Committee meeting deferred until 1 pm today
KATHMANDU— The meeting of the Finance Committee under the House of Representatives that was scheduled at 9 am today has been postponed until 1 pm.
The meeting was put off for lack of a quorum, said Chairperson of committee Krishna Prasad Dahal. Until 9:30 am, only nine members of the 25-member committee were present in the meeting.
Issues relating to capital expenditures and non-budgetary release of fund were scheduled for discussion in the meeting.Follow @gorkhapost