At least 13 people have died and over two dozens injured in a bus-truck collision in Arghakhanchi district on Wednesday.
The accident occurred when the bus heading to Butwal from Sandhikharka collided head on with a min-truck coming from the opposite direction at Narpani VDC-5 at around 1:30 pm, according to District Police Office, Arghakhanchi.
All the victims of the accident were bus passengers. However, they have not been identified yet. The site of the accident lies at around 10 kilometer from district headquarters Sandhikarkha.
Police said that the bodies of the deceased passengers is being sent to District Hospital in Sandhikharka for postmortem.
Similarly, the injured passengers are also undergoing treatment at various health centers and hospitals in the district.
Details to follow...