At least 14 passengers were killed and 16 others injured in a bus accident on Sunday in Nepal's Sindhupalchowk district, authorities confirmed. Among the deceased, three were children, a local newspaper quoted police saying at least 18 got injured in the accident.
The passengers were returning from a pilgrimage to Kalinchowk Bhagawati, a popular Hindu temple located at a height of nearly 4,000 meters in the hills of Nepal's Dolakha district, around 140 kilometers east of Kathmandu. "The injured have already been sent to the hospitals", spokesman at district police office Sindhupalchowk, Ganesh Khanal, said.
The bus was ferrying the pilgrims back from Kalinchowk Temple.
The victims' families have reached the bus crash site, Dahal said.
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The police have suspected overspeeding and rash driving on the under-construction road section as the reasons behind the accident.
He said 10 injured have been admitted in nearby hospitals while 6 others have been rushed to Kathmandu.
This was the second major road accident in the district within a month. Rescue efforts were carried out by teams of the Nepal Army, Armed Police Force and volunteers of the Red Cross Society.