A packed microbus skidded off the road and plunged into a gorge in Arthunge VDC, Myagdi district, Monday afternoon, killing four passengers on the spot. 20 others were injured in the accident, reports said.
Three of the deceased have been identified as Hiradevi Paija, 76, of Kuhu VDC, Myadgi district, Bir Bahadur Pun of Kailali and the driver of the microbus, Khadga Bahadur Thapa, 24.
The ill-fated micros bus (Na 2 Kha 4379) was carrying passengers to Darbang from the district headquarters Beni. nepalnews.com