DHADING, July 1: At least 41 people including the bus driver were injured in a bus accident near Chiraudi Bridge in Galchhi Rural Municipality-4 of Dhading along the Prithvi Highway.
The bus (Province 3-01-005 Kha-9729) heading towards Rautahat from Kathmandu met with an accident on Friday morning. According to Deputy Superintendent of Police Jageshwor Bhandari of District Police Office, Dhading, the bus collided head-on with a wall on its own side.
Most of the passengers were injured when the speeding bus hit the wall. A total of 22 of the injured are undergoing treatment at the Trauma Center in Kathmandu. Another 14 passengers with minor injuries are undergoing treatment at a health facility at Galchhi and four are receiving treatment at Adamghat, police said.