Dadeldhura, Oct 12: Sixteen people were injured when a bus they were travelling in met with an accident near Rai Bazaar on the KI Singh highway. The bus with registration number Na 7 Kha 174 was heading towards Bajura from Dhangadhi.
It is said there were 50-60 persons on board the bus.
Among the injured, six are women, two children and eight male. Chief of the District Police Office, Deputy Superintendent Mahendra Nepal said a preliminary investigation indicates that the accident happened due to brake failure. He said the injured are being treated at Dadeldhura Hospital.