Friday, 12 April, 2024

Two dead, 25 injured in bus accident in Achham


By Shivaraj Dhungana, Accham, Nov. 30: At least two passengers have been killed while 25 others have sustained injuries when a passenger bus en-route to Dhangadhi from Mangalsen collided near Kailash Khola of Mangalsen this afternoon.

Tulasi Ram Aryal, Deputy superintendent of police (DSP), informed that the bus with registration number Na 6 Kha 829 met with an accident minutes after it left the bus park in Mangalsen.

He said over 25 have been injured and that 21 of them have been rescued and sent to the district hospital and the Bayalgada hospital for treatment.

DSP Aryal feared that some passengers may have been pressed under the bus as it has fallen into a difficult place. The cause of accident is yet to be known.