KATHMANDU, Nepal- Ten people were killed and and twenty seven people were wounded when a passenger bus carrying people heading home for Dashain festival met with an accident at Lankuridanda of Dolakha district, around 100 kilometer far of the Capital Kathmandu, Friday afternoon.
The incident took place when the ill fated bus registered no Ba 2 Kha 9200 heading to Charikot, Dolakha from Banepa of Kavre, skidded of the road at NauJhingane, Lakuridanda, according to RSS, National News Agency of Nepal.
Of the deceased, nine died on the spot while one passenger breadth last during the course of of treatment at a local hospital.Police suspected high speed for the reason behind it.
In the meaning , the injured are receiving treatment at various hospitals in Charikot and the Capital Kathmandu, RSS further reported quoting DSP Suresh Kafle of District Police Office, (DPO) Dolakha. The deceased are yet to be identified, police said.