CHITWAN: A girl died, while 33 have sustained injuries in separate road accidents which took place in Chitwan and Tanahun district today.
A girl died when a bus heading to Narayangarh hit her in Kalikhola, Chandibhanjyang VDC-6 along the Narayangarh-Mugling road section.
The deceased is six-year-old Samjhana Chepang of the VDC, police said.
Chepang died on the way to Bharatpur Medical College for treatment.
Meanwhile, as many as 18 passengers were injured when the bus (Lu 1 Kha 5559) and the truck (Na 4 Kha 1232) collided to each other in Bakulahar Chowk of Ratnanagar Municipality-1, Chitwan.
The injured are undergoing treatment at hospitals in Bharatpur now, police said.
Likewise, at least 15 passengers were injured in a bus accident in Tanahun district, Tuesday.
Of the injured, condition of Masina Gurung, 50, of Pokhari Bhanjyang VDC and Bhim Kumari Thapa, 57, of Kahun Shivapur VDC-8 is critical, according to District Police Office, Tanahun.
The bus (Ga 1 Kha 3223) heading to Damauli from Sarangghat of the district met with an accident after it overturned along the road near Kaidimghat Bazaar.
The injured passengers are undergoing treatment in Damauli Hospital, according to the hospital.