27 June, Rajbiraj-A dozen people were injured in separate accidents on Monday at Surunga municipality – 4 along the East – West Highway.
A west-bound truck (Ba 2 Kha 2741) collided with a microbus (Ba 3 Kha 8668) coming from the opposite direction injuring nine passengers. They are undergoing treatment at the Saptarishi Hospital in Lahan.
Meanwhile, three persons were injured in another accident. A scooter (Na 38 Pa 1965) heading west rammed a cycle from behind injuring Gyandeep Paswan, 25, of Surunga municipality – 7, scooter rider Suresh Sah and pillion rider, Madhav Yadav, of Rupani rural municipality – 8.