A bus en route to Bajura from Dhangadhi met with an accident this morning.
According to police, the bus (NA 7 KHA 175) met with an accident at KI Singh Highway at near Raibazar in Amargadhi Municipality-10.
A total of 16 persons have been injured in the accident. Of them, six are women, two are minors, and eight are males.
The bus met with an accident after brake failure, said Mahendra Nepal, DSP at Dadeldhura District Police Office (DPO).
There were 50/60 passengers on the bus. The injured ones are receiving treatment in Dadeldhura hospital, informed DSP Nepal.