22 persons hurt in Kanchanpur bus accident

DHANGADHI: At least 22 persons have sustained injuries after a bus they were travelling on met with an accident at Kaluwapur of Shuklaphanta Municipality in Kanchanpur district on Wednesday.

An ill-fated bus (Na 4 Kha 8039) was heading to Mahendranagar from Dadeldhura before it turned turtle along the East-West Highway in the district this afternoon.

According to DSP Lalmani Joshi, the injfured have been undergoing treatment at the local hospitals in the district.