Two NA constables hurt in bus hit in Kanchanpur

KANCHANPUR: Two police constables were injured when a bus hit a motorcycle they were riding on near Arjuni of the Shuklaphanta National Park along the East-West Highway in Kanchanpur on Wednesday.

The injured have been identified as Harka Bahadur Bohara (26) and Santosh Chaudhary (25) of Bardiya, informed DSP Lalmani Joshi of Jhalari Area Police Office.

The duo were on the motorcycle (Bhe 2 Pa 5027) on their way to Dhangadhi from Mahendranagar when the bus (Na 6 Kha 9440) hit them.

They have been referred to Kohalpur of Banke for treatment.

The bus has been impounded and police are searching for its driver on the run.