18 people have died in a bus accident in Bara District.
The accident took place yesterday as a bus (Bagmati State 06-001 Kha 0110) heading towards Birgunj from Narayangadh of Chitwan, somersaulted on the road due to high speed.
The accident had occurred at Jeetpur Simara Sub-Metropolis-22 along the East-West Highway in Bara district.
Ten persons died on the spot in an accident while 8 others died during treatment.
Similarly , 26 people who are injured from the accident are receiving treatment in different hospitals.
The bus had carried 46 passengers.