Two people died when a truck crashed onto a house after a break fail in Chandragiri municipality in the capital today.
The deceased have been identified as 50 year old Raj Kumar Dhakal and his wife 40 year old Durga Khatri. They were sleeping inside their house when the truck with the Indian number plate crashed in.
Similarly, two brothers have died after the motorcycle they were riding met an accident near Seuti river at Itahari Sub Metropolitan City –this morning.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Poshraj Pokharel of District Police Office, Sunsari, said the brothers were heading towards Itahari from Dharan . They have been identified as Madan Gurung and Kumar Gurung .
The police have attributed the cause of the accident to driving under the influence. Both the brothers died on the spot.
Meanwhile, as many as 65 passengers have been injured, 25 seriously, following a head-on collision involving two passenger buses at Ramantar in Makawanpur along the Hetauda-Narayangadh road section at around 4 am today.
According to the District Police Office, Makawanpur, The crash occurred place when a bus coming to Sarlahi from Kathmandu struck another bus en route to Nepalgunj from Biratnagar,
The critically wounded passengers were rushed to the Old Medical Hospital in Chitwan while nineteen others received treatment at the local primary health post.
Some 21 passengers sustaining minor injuries in the incident have been sent home following after primary treatment shared Superintendent of Police (SP) Meera Chaudhary.