Local govt to support families of Sindhupalchok bus accident victims

MELAMCHI: Indrawati Rural Municipality has decided to provide an aid of Rs 25,000 each to the families of those who lost their lives in Sindhupalchok bus accident.

Chair of Indrawati Rural Municipality, Bansha Lal Tamang, has further committed to assist in the treatment of those who were injured in the accident.

Kathmandu-bound passenger bus (Ba 2 Kha 2715) belonging to Helambu Yatayat veered off the road and plunged around 60 metres below the road at Tikhukomod in Indrawati Rural Municipality of Sindhupalchok district on Friday.

Those injured were sent to Dhulikhel Hospital of Kavre district and Trauma Centre in Kathmandu for treatment.