DHANGADHI — Twenty four people were injured, including six in critical condition, as the bus they were travelling on met an accident in Jorayal Rural Municipality-2 of Doti district on Thursday morning.
All passengers including the driver of the bus were injured in the accident, according to police.
The incident occurred when the bus (Na 5 Kha 9114) en route from Darchula to Mahendranagar plunged some 100 metres below the road in Athasimod at around 3:00 am today morning.
The passengers were rescued from the bus that was found stuck on a tree below the road. They were sent to Attariya-based Padma Hospital where they are currently undergoing treatment.
The cause of the accident is yet to be determined.Follow @gorkhapost