Woman killed as bus hits pedestrians in Parasi
RUPANDEHI: A person died and three others sustained injuries after being hit by a bus at Nilagate of Ramgram Municipality-1 in Nawalparasi (Bardaghat Susta West) on Sunday.
The deceased has been identified as Kamala Regmi (35) of Ramgram municipality-3, Parasi. Regmi is the wife of Raj Kumar Regmi, secretary of the Federation of Nepali Journalists, West Nawalparasi.
The incident occurred when a bus ( Lu 2 Kha 4055) hit a group of four people while they were walking along the road at around 6 pm today.
Critically injured Regmi breathed her last during the course of treatment at the district hospital of Parasi.
Similarly, three other pedestrians, who were injured during the incident, are receiving treatment at the district hospital. Out of the injured, one of them has sustained serious injuries and is in critical condition.
Police have taken the vehicle under custody and are searching for the absconding bus driver, informed the Lumbini Provincial Traffic office, Butwal.