1 killed‚ 10 injured in Tripureshwor bus accident

One person died and 10 others sustained injuries when a commuter bus met with an accident at Tripureshwor in the Capital on Tuesday.

According to the Metropolitan Police Circle, Kalimati, the deceased has been identified as bus conductor Kushal Gurung (25) aka Maila of Purankot VDC-6 of Lamjung.

Police said that the incident occurred, when the ill-fated bus (Ba 1 Kha 9541) heading towards Kapan from Kalaki, tried to save a rickshaw at around 5:30 am today.

Among the injured, one passenger is said to be in a critical condition.

The injured passengers are receving treatment at the Bir Hospital.

Police said that they have impouned the bus and arrested its driver Anish Gurung of Lamjung for investigation

Source: THT