As many as 12 persons sustained injuries after the passenger bus they were travelling on overturned in Benighat Rorang Rural Municipality-9 of Dhading district on Monday morning. According to Gajuri Area Police Office, the bus route from Kathmandu to Bardiya was over-speeding when it lost control & overturned at a turning near Hugdipul today morning.
The injured were rescued with the help of locals & police & were sent to Highway Community Hospital in Malekhu & Gajuri Primary Health Centre, where they are undergoing treatment. Among the injured, 1 is in a critical condition & was later referred to Kathmandu-based health facility for further treatment.
The bus was reportedly carrying 41 passengers at the time of the incident. Meanwhile, the highway that was obstructed for some time following the accident has opened now. Video Available along with full details.