Monday, 26 February, 2024

Two missing, 18 injured in Sindhupalchowk bus accident


By Bidur Acharya, Chautara, Aug. 25: At least 18 passengers were injured while two others went missings in a bus accident at Thapagaun of Sunkoshi Rural Municipality -3, Sindhupalchowk today morning. 

According to Dakshya Kumar Basnet, Information Officer of District Police Office, Sindhupalchowk, Kathmandu bound bus (Ba 3 Kha 8030) from Thokarpa of Sindhupalchowk met with an accident at 11:30 AM and fell down some 20 meters from the road. 

Out of a total of 20 passengers, three have been receiving treatment at the Sindhu Sadabahar Hospital in Khadichaur and 15 other injured have been sent to the Dhulikhel. Basnet said that the remaining two might have been pressed by the fallen bus.