•      Thu Sep 28 2023

19 people injured in Tikauli bus accident

Bharatpur, Aug 16: At around 11:40 am on Wednesday, 19 people were injured when a school bus, a corpse carrying vehicle, motorcycles and scooters collided with each other in Chitwan’s Bharatpur Metropolitan City-9 Tikauli forest area, police said.

According to the police, 7 people were seriously injured, 5 people were moderately injured and 7 people were slightly injured in the accident. Police said that the injured have been sent to various hospitals in Bharatpur for treatment.

Police has arrested the bus driver, 26-year-old Ashish Pariyar, resident of Gaindakot Municipality-9 in Nawalpur district.