Two persons were killed in a road accident at Ramchowk of Birtamode in the district early this morning.
The deceased are Raju Acharya, 31, of Dharmapur-6 and Pukar Giri, 33, of Birtamode-2 in the district, said the district traffic police office.
The accident took place when a motor bike collided with a bus coming from opposite direction at the place. Both the deceased are bike rider and pillion rider, police added.
As many as 16 passengers were injured when a bus (Na 5 K 6427) heading to Birgunj from Pokhara overturned at Ghasikunwa-1 Belbas this morning, police said.