A bus driver and his helper died in a road accident in Okhaldhunga district on Friday morning.
Only the identity of the bus-helper, 32-year-old Makar Shrestha, was ascertained while the driver remained unidentified.
The two died on the spot when the bus heading to Harkapur from Jararanghat of Thakle-9 skidded off the road at Bhandare Khola and fell some 50 meters down the hill. The bus was not carrying any passengers at the time of accident.
Police personnel have reached the site of accident to start rescue operations and investigate the accident. nepalnews.com