17 injured in tourist bus plunge

Seventeen persons were injured when a tourist bus skidded off the road and plunged around 50 meters at Darechok VDC-3 along Prithivi Highway on Thursday noon.

Of the injured, two including the driver are reported to be in serious condition. There were 17 people on the ill-fated bus.

The bus, Ba 1 Pa 805, was carrying college students who were on educational trip to Pokhara from Kathmandu.

The injured were rushed to Bharatpur Hospital in Chitwan for treatment, police said. RSS

Source: MyRepublica