Nine killed in jeep accident in Arghakhanchi
Arghakhanchi, Aug 28: As many as nine passengers were killed on the spot and six seriously injured when a jeep skidded of the road at Ratanmare of Hansapur VDC of Arghakhanchi district in the afternoon today.
The injured have been undergoing treatment at district hospital in Sandhikharkha.
The ill-fated jeep with registration number Ga 1 Ja 4878 was heading for Badikot of Pyuthan district from Sandhikharka, Nepal Police stated in its news release.
The cause of the accident is said to be failure of the brake.
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