Sukute bus accident: six dead

Melamchi, Nov 3, Six people have died in a bus accident occurred at Sukute of Sindhupalchowk this afternoon. The bus en route to Kathmandu from Magedeurali, Dolakha, fell into the Sunkoshi River, leaving many more injured.

District Police Office, Sindhupalchowk’s Deputy Superintendent of Police Madhav Kafle confirmed the death of six including three women and a child in the accident happened at around 1:00 pm. At least 40 people were in the bus, said those who survived the accident. According to the police, rescue works are going on.