Couple killed in bus-bicycle collision in Rautahat « Khabarhub
Tuesday, July 23rd, 2024

Couple killed in bus-bicycle collision in Rautahat

24 March 2024  

Time taken to read : 2 Minute

  • A
  • A
  • A

RAUTAHAT: A tragic collision between a bus and a bicycle claimed the lives of two individuals on Sunday in the Bagmati-Chandranigahapur section of Rautahat.

Following the incident, traffic along the East-West Highway in Mangalpur has been brought to a standstill.

Jagat Bahadur Rai (56) and his wife Dhanmaya Rai (55) from Chandrapur-1 were identified as the victims by the Chandranigahapur Area Police Office.

The couple, riding a bicycle, was struck by bus Ba 1 Kha 2536 heading towards Sarlahi on the East-West Highway. The collision occurred en route, leading to their tragic demise.

Suffering severe injuries from the collision, the Rai couple was promptly taken to Chandranigahapur Hospital for medical attention. Regrettably, they were declared dead upon arrival, confirmed by hospital authorities.

Deputy Superintendent of Police Gaurab Mahat and Traffic Police Inspector Shushil Acharya, accompanied by their teams, have arrived at the scene to conduct investigations. The bus driver, Dhan Bahadur Shrestha, has been apprehended by the police pending further inquiries.

Protests by the bereaved families have ensued, resulting in a traffic jam, with allegations that the bodies were mishandled by the authorities at the accident site.

Publish Date : 24 March 2024 18:19 PM

NEA to restore power supply to six industries following PM Oli’s directive

KATHMANDU: The Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has decided to restore

Bahadur Singh Lama appointed Chief Minister of Bagmati Province

KATHMANDU: Bahadur Singh Lama, the parliamentary party leader of the

Acharya to be sworn in as Lumbini Province Chief Minister on Wednesday

KATHMANDU: Chet Narayan Acharya, the newly appointed Chief Minister of

Lawmaker Giri calls for immediate restoration of power supply to industries

KATHMANDU: CPN (UML) lawmaker Padam Giri has urged for the

NEPSE ends Tuesday’s trading with 3.02 percent gain

KATHMANDU: The Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE) index saw a notable