CHITWAN — At least twenty six people were injured when a passenger bus collided with tipper at Ramnagar Jungle in Bharatpur Metropolitan City-1 in Chitwan district 9:30 today morning.
According to Chitwan District Police Office, Chitwan, the Gorkha-bound bus (Na 5 Kha 8694) coming from Narayangadh in Chitwan collided head on with tipper (Ba 3 Kha 9012) coming from the opposite direction.
Among the injured, seven were critical, said Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Shiva Sharma Acharya, adding that all injured, including the drivers of bus, were receiving treatment at Chitwan Medical College.
The driver of the tipper has been absconding following the incident and police are searching for him, DSP Acharya said.Follow @gorkhapost
Two died and eight injured in accident
KATHMANDU—Today morning, Two died and eight injured when the microbus (Ba 3 Kha 4042) and minibus (Lu 1 Kha 4194) collided each other in Myagade Rural Municipality-4 of Tanahu district.
Police has identified the deceased as Chija Kumari Batas of 50 and Saraswati Kunawar of 35.
The injured passengers of Microbus are identified as microbus driver Tul Bahadur BK, Sabila Khan Namuk Miya, Chandra Bhandari, Bindu Maya Thapa, Kamala Sura and Satyakala Neupane.
The cause of the accident is not identified yet.Follow @gorkhapost