Two passengers are in critical situation

Aug 17, 2016- Two patients among the 24 injured in the Kavre bus accident on Monday, who were airlifted to Kathmandu for treatment, are in critical condition, doctors said.

Dr Binod Sherchan, officiating medical superintendent of the Trauma Centre, said two patients are in the intensive care unit. “The rest are out of danger,” said Dr Sherchan. At the TUTH too, patients are still under observation in the emergency unit.

At least 27 people were killed and 43 others injured when a crowded passenger bus swerved off the road and plunged some 500 metres, at Birtadeurali VDC in Kavre district on Monday. Gautam said the bus was overloaded with people and goods.

 

 

Sources: The Kathmandu Post