•      Tue Nov 28 2023

10 killed in Sankhuwasabha bus accident, rescue underway

Bus accident
A bus skidded off the road at Satghumti of Sankhuwasabha district killing at least 10 people on March 10, 2022. (Photo: social media)

KATHMANDU: At least 10 people have been killed in a bus accident in Sankhuwasabha district, police said.

The bus (Ba 4 Kha 735) was heading towards Damak at around 7.30 this morning. The accident took place at Satghumti of Madi Municipality-6.

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Lal Dhoj Subedi informed that 10 people were confirmed dead in the accident. The bus has fallen about 350 meters from the road. Rescue work is underway at the site.