Bus hit kills pedestrian in Gaushala

: An Indian national died when a passenger bus hit her in Gaushala of the Capital on Wednesday morning. 

The deceased has been identified as Hira Devi Gupta (64) of Calcutta, India, currently residing in Kalimati of the Capital. 

The Metropolitan Police Circle, Gaushala said the bus (Ba 2 Kha 5087 ) had hit her at Guahsla Chok while she was crossing the road. 

The seriously injured woman was being taken to the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH), Maharajgunj when she breathed her last. 

The bus was heading toward Chabahil.

It is learnt that the woman was walking toward Pashupatinath with her son. 

No one else was injured in the incident, according a police constable Bhagwan Khatri. 

Meanwhile, police confiscated the vehicle and nabbed its driver for investigation. 

Traffic movement was obstructed for a while following the incident.

Source: THT