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Nepal: 29 die in bus accident

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 14:05

Kathmandu: Twenty-nine people were killed and 11 injured when their bus fell into a river in western Nepal, Xinhua reported on Tuesday.
The accident took place on Monday in Kalikot area.

Sitaram Pandey, a local, said the bus plunged into a river.

"The bus apparently tried to move back after it failed to make a complete turn in the narrow highway. As it was backing, the bus fell," Pandey said.


First Published: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 - 14:05
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