Three people killed in jeep accident in Lamjung

Published On: December 9, 2021 05:25 PM NPT By: Republica  | @RepublicaNepal

LAMJUNG, Dec 9: Three people - a teacher and two students of Ganesh Secondary School - died on the spot in a jeep accident at Bhusme of Marsyangdi Rural Municipality-8, Thursday morning. 

The deceased have been identified as teacher Kamal Rana Thapa, 38, of Badaniya Rural Municipality in Kapilvastu, seventh grader Pramisha Gurung, 13, and sixth grader Ganesh Bhandari, 12, of Marsyangdi-9. 

According to the Police Inspector at the District Police Office, Lamjung, Jagadish Regmi, eight people were injured in the accident. The accident took place when the jeep (Ga 1 Ja 6317) heading toward Peace Hill carrying students and teachers for an educational trip fell some 50 meters off the road. 

Of the injured, the jeep driver and a student have been referred from District Hospital, Lamjung, for further treatment while the other injured are receiving treatment at the District Hospital, Lamjung.

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