KATHMANDU: Three persons were killed and over a dozen have been injured when a passenger bus met with an accident at Nuwakot on Sunday afternoon.
The bus was heading towards Birgunj from Bindu of Nuwakot.
One of the deceased has been identified as Pramila Shrestha (24) who was killed on the spot.
The injured have been rushed to a nearby hospital for the treatment and critically injured are being ferried to Kathmandu for further treatment.
Among the injured, two breathed their last while undergoing treatment at the hospital.
It is learnt that the ill-fated bus met with the accident due to brake failure.