32 Killed, Several Injured In Bus Accident In Nepal
Kathmandu: At least 32 people were killed while several others sustained injuries after the bus they were travelling in skidded off the road and fell 300 metres down into a river in Nepal.
According to reports, the passenger bus reroute to Gamgadhi, the district headquarter of Mugu from Nepalgunj was carrying migrant workers and few students who were on their way home for the Dashain celebration. Meanwhile, the driver lost control over the wheels and fell into the Pina Jhyari river in the Chhayanath Rara Municipality.
While 32 people lost their lives, several others sustained serious injuries.
As per the official, a rescue operation was carried out in the steep terrain with help of the Nepali army and their chopper along with a private airlines flight was used to rescue the injured ones who were in critical condition.
Reportedly, the injured are undergoing treatment at the hospital.