10 hurt in Tanahun bus-accident

DAMAULI: At least ten persons have sustained injuries in a bus accident at Bhulbhule in Magde Rural Municipality-7 of Tanahun district today.

The bus (Ba 1 Ya 1046) heading to Pokhara from Chitwan turned turtle at a roadside while giving side to a car coming from an opposite direction, police said.

Among the injured passengers, two have been referred to Manipal Teaching Hospital in Pokhara for further treatment and others are receiving treatment at a local health centre in Dulegauda in the district, according to District Police Office, Tanahun.

Meanwhile, police have rounded the bus driver for further investigation.