11 dead, 20 injured in Dhading bus accident
Of the dead 10 died on the spot while another succumbed on the way to Hospital in Kathmandu. The reason behind the accident remained unknown the bus skidded off the road and fell some 150 meters down at Mahesh Khola of Simle in Dhading district along the Prithivi Highway.
The injured are receiving treatment at Sahid Memorial Hospital in Kathmandu and Star Hospital in Lalitpur.
Rescue team comprising of locals and police has identified seven of the dead and they are:
Phanindra Subedi, from Manpakadi 4, Rupandehi
Balram Chowdhary from Kopuwa-4, Kapilvastu
Mohan Nagarkoti, from Rudrapur-2, Rupandehi
Parwati Gharti Magar, from Tamghas-3, Gulmi
Sushila Magar, from Butwal
Ranjan Thapa, from Pokhara 6, Kaski
Sher Bahadur Thapa, from Rupandehi.
Four others are yet to be identified.
Published Date: Monday, August 6th, 2012 | 11:35 PM