At least 15 injured as passenger bus turns turtle in Chitwan

Chitwan, July 1

At least 15 persons were injured when a passenger bus lost its control and met with an accident in Khairahani Municipality-1, along East-West Highway, in Chitwan district on Sunday morning.

According to the District Police Office, the bus (Na 7 Kha 5118) heading towards Birgunj from Bhairahawa via Bharatpur turned turtle on the roadside at around 6:45 am on Sunday.

Of the injured, seven persons were rescued and rushed to the Purano Medical College in the district.

Similarly, it has been learned that condition of one person is critical.

Remaining injured are being treated at various other hospitals in the district.