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.
4 held with illegal pharmaceutical drugs
SUNSARI — Police have arrested four people in possession of illegal pharmaceutical drugs at Dharan on Sunday.
Albert Gurung and Anish Tamang of Munal Chowk in Dharan-10, Nawaraj Gurung of Dharan-15 and Arun Chaudhary of Khanar in Itahari-11 were arrested on charge of smuggling and selling the illegal pharmaceutical drugs, according to the police.
The police arrested the accused during a routine check at Dharan-based Tinkune checkpost. The police have also recovered 630 ampules of nitrazepam, 140 ampules of nitrasone and seven bottles of dilex from the detainees.
The arrestees have been kept under the police custody for further investigation.Follow @gorkhapost