Five people were killed and 29 others have been injured in an accident at Saudikula in Tulsipur Wednesday morning, January 6, 2016.
The school bus (Ra 1 Ka 191) of Padmodaya Public High School collided with the microbus (Ra 1 Ja 372) at Saudikula along the Ghorahi-Tulsipur road section.
All the victims are of microbus – three women, one man and a minor, according to Dang Police Office. The investigation shows that the accident was the aftermath of poor visibility due to fog.
The deceased have been identified as Sabnam Ansari (26), Dhanbahadur Thapa (30) and a minor Hemant Bista (2) of Salyan Kavra. However, the identity of two deceased is uncertain.
The injured were taken to Rapti Sub-Regional Hospital for treatment after the accident.