Bus hit kills pillion rider

KATHMANDU: A woman, who was critically injured after a bus (Ba 3 Kha 3857) hit a motorbike (Ba 59 Pa 6334) she was riding pillion at Nayapati in Kageshwori Manohara Municipality-5 on Tuesday, breathed her last during the course of treatment at the Sankara Hospital in Jorpati.

The deceased has been identified as Kanchan Bhandari (25) of Damak-7, Jhapa and was residing at Kapan.

Police said that biker Dipak Kafle (27) of Okhaldhunga and presently living at Gaurighat was critically injured in the incident.

Police said that they are looking into the case.