A passenger bus accident that happened on Thursday in Parewadin, Dhankuta has reached a total of 15 deaths. The bus fell off 200 meters down at around 1 pm, wherein 7 passengers died on the spot.
8 people died while receiving treatment. The ones who died on the spot have been identified as Hari Khewa, Tara Basnet and her daughter Reshma Basnet, Atimaya Tamang, Bedh Prasad Agrawal. 2 people are yet to be identified.
Similarly, the ones who died undergoing treatment are Sanam Tamang, Bir Bahadur Kafle, Khina Maya Bhattarai, Hom Poudel, Homa Poudel, Tej Bahadur Basnet, Tanka Katuwal, and Khagendra Karki.