Kailali, Aug 12: Two persons were killed and nine others injured when a passenger bus skidded off the road and fell some 100 meters along Sahajpur road of the Dhangadhi-Dadeldhura Highway at around 1 am today.
The deceased have been identified as Yogendra BK and Khagendra BK, both of Basudevi VDC in Doti district.
Of the injured, seven are receiving treatment at Padhma Hospital at Attariya while two others including the driver, who are said to be in serious condition, have been referred to India for further treatment, police said.
The bus (Na 6 Kha 1691) was headed to Dhangadhi from Dipayal. RSS