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12 migrants returning from India killed in accident

12 migrants returning from India killed in accident


Twelve individuals had been killed and 21 had been injured when a automobile carrying migrant employees getting back from India met with an accident in Thuriya forest of Banke’s Rapti Sonari Rural Municipality final night time.

According to District Police Office, the accident occurred when a bus carrying 33 folks, together with the driving force and two helpers, and heading to Salyan from Nepalgunj’s Jamunaha entry level rammed right into a truck parked on the roadside at midnight.

While 11 individuals died on the spot, one breathed his final whereas present process therapy at Bheri Hospital in Nepalgunj.

Eleven of the victims have been recognized.

They are: Buddhiram BK, Bhim Bahadur BK, Dil Bahadur BK, Narendra BK, Mohanchandra BK, Ram Bahadur Pun, Purna Bahadur Pun, Sita Pun, Dan Bahadur Khadka, Pawan Bhandari and Ritesh Khadka.

Six of the deceased are from Salyan, three from Surkhet, two from Dang and one from Rolpa district.

A Nepali Army workforce introduced all of the our bodies and people injured to Bheri Hospital.

Acting Medical Superintendent Prakash Bahadur Thapa mentioned 4 of the injured had been in crucial situation.

Since the victims had been getting back from India, their swab samples have been despatched for COVID-19 take a look at.

Results are anticipated tomorrow morning.

“The our bodies that take a look at unfavourable shall be handed over to their kin for last rites. In case any physique checks optimistic, WHO pointers shall be adopted to take care of it,” he added.

Police suspect overspeeding to be the trigger behind the accident.

A model of this text seems in e-paper on June 2, 2020, of The Himalayan Times.



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