BETRAWATI— Two passengers died on the spot when a bus (Ba 1 Kha 6356) bound to Trishuli from Samundratar of Nuwakot this morning.
The deceased are yet to be identified, informed Chief of Nuwakot District Police Office SP Basanta Kunwar.
Fifteen passengers were injured in the accident. Five critical, among the injured, were rushed to Kathmandu for treatment. Rest of the injured were taken to the District Hospital Trishuli.
2 killed, 5 injured in tractor accident
HETAUDA — Two persons were killed and five others were seriously injured after a tractor fell off the road last evening at Panchpandav village in Bagmati Rural Municipality-4, Makawanpur.
Police said that 50-year-olds Hem Kumar Shrestha and Bakhat Rai of Hariharpur Rural Municipality in Sindhuli district lost their lives in the fatal accident.
Shrestha died on the spot while Rai breathed his last on the way to a hospital in Hetauda, police added. The tractor (Na 6 Ta 442) was heading to Sindhuli district from Phawarbari in Makawanpur by supplying construction materials.
Those seriously hurt in the incident are Shivamaya Magar, Shakti Rai, Mohan Rai, Krishna Rai and Tilak Rai. The incident site is near Makawanpur-Sindhuli border along Dharan-Chatara road section.