26 hurt in Chitwan bus accident

Chitwan, November 7

At least 26 persons were hurt when a bus carrying school students and teachers skidded off the road and overturned at Pullar of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-6 in Chitwan district on Wednesday morning.

All the injured are receiving treatment at Chitwan Medical College, Bharatpur, said police.

The students and teachers at Someshwor Secondary School in Madi, who were on their educational trip, were returning from Janakpur when the accident occurred, according to police.

All together 34 students and teachers were on board the ill-fated bus (Na 6 Kha 9366).



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